Your gut is home to trillions of bacteria

Our tests provide a comprehensive insight into each digestive component

Regain a healthy, functioning body

Identify the cause of ongoing digestive issues with our in-depth gut test and help improve your overall wellbeing

  Trust your gut, it knows more than you think.

Studies show that your whole body depends on the health of your digestive system. It’s essential in maintaining a strong, healthy immune system and is connected to your overall physical and mental state (e.g. mood and concentration). Poor gut health can impact how your body absorbs nutrients, produces vitamins, removes toxic substances and much more.

Understanding your gut can provide answers to conditions such as constipation, diarrhoea, allergies, eczema, asthma, ADHD, headaches, anxiety, depression, and many other conditions.

Poor gut health can negatively impact all areas of your body

Increase in allergies & Intolerances

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Poor bowel integrity or leaky gut syndrome can cause particles to pass through the gut lining, initiating an immune response causing inflammation. This can result in a range of health issues such as intolerances and sensitivities including eczema, hives, skin irritation, asthma, arthritis, autism and general digestion issues such as diarrhoea, constipation, gas or bloating.

Weakened immune system

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A compromised immune system can allow for unfavourable, opportunistic organisms to infiltrate the gut causing an imbalance in good bacteria further depleting the immune function further. This can lead to disease, frequent general illness and poor gut function resulting in diarrhoea constipation, bloating and the development of food intolerances due to an inefficient breakdown of food particles.

Hormone imbalances

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An imbalance in the gut microbiome can reduce the effectiveness of enzymes such as, β- glucuronidase. This can increase oestrogen levels and cause symptoms of breast swelling or tenderness, heavy/irregular periods, fatigue, water retention, weight gain, mood changes and numerous other conditions.

Poor mental health

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Your gut produces many different neurotransmitters and chemicals. Take serotonin (responsible for things such as; regulation of mood, sleep, appetite and digestion) the gut actually produces more than the brain. Other transmitters such as GABA and glutamate are also believed to be produced by the gut, which manages stress, cognition and memory. Dysregulation of the brain-gut axis can also cause digestive pain, discomfort, bloating and symptoms like diarrhoea and constipation.

  Our tests provide a clear picture of each digestive component

Any imbalance can be a factor in the development of an inadequate digestive function that can lead to diarrhoea. Our digestive analysis reports will give an in depth breakdown of your digestive tract including the following:

Presence of any pathogenic bacteria, parasites or yeasts

Overall intestinal function and absorption of food particles

Presence of infection or inflammation

Breakdown and absorption of carbohydrates, proteins and fats

Evaluation of the gut environment and microbiota (beneficial and pathogenic microorganisms)

Evaluation of dietary fibre, carbohydrate and fat intake

Do you think you have a food sensitivity?

  How It Works

Order a kit online today via our secure online store.
It’s fast, easy and you can perform the test within the comfort of your own home.

Order a test kit online


Select the test you require. It’s fast, easy and secure.

Send your Samples


Each kit contains everything required to safely send your samples including a reply paid satchel.



Your sample will be analysed by our state of the art laboratory.



A comprehensive report will be made available via your secure patient portal.

Who We Are

Intestinal Labs is a specialist division of Australian Clinical Labs – one of Australia’s leading healthcare companies.

Industry Leaders

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Over 7.6 million episodes per annum throughout 88 NATA accredited laboratories across Australia

Accredited by NATA

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Leading pathology laboratory accredited by the National Association of Testing Authorities, Australia (NATA)

Australian based lab

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Local dedicated team, committed to quality in all aspects of our service