How to get your lactate tested

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Order lactate (lactic acid) blood testing online

In the majority of US states you can order lactate testing online and have the blood drawn at a local blood draw center (see my general overview of the process).

Here are the companies I've found that allow you to order lactate directly:

Take a look at my state-specific issues page if you're in AZ, MD, NJ, NY or RI.

Understanding the results

The American Association for Clinical Chemistry has helpful pages for understanding the test and answering common questions.

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If you're interested in self-testing as I am, you might enjoy my explainer videos and my Facebook / Twitter.


Please leave a comment if you see a way to improve this page or if you have any questions. Keep in mind that I know little about the medical side of bloodwork, I just enjoy making sites with lists of things.

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