18.2% OFF

Acetone (Ketone), Urine

Original price was: ₹ 121.00.Current price is: ₹ 99.00.



Urine, NA, Fasting or Non Fasting: As suggested by doctor

sample requiredSample Required:

A urine sample collected in a sterile container.

test timeTest Time:

The test is usually performed within a few hours after the urine sample is collected.

test normal rangeTest Normal Range:

The normal range of urine acetone is typically negative or trace amounts.

what is the testWhat is the Test?

The acetone (ketone) urine test measures the level of acetone in the urine. It is used to detect the presence of ketones, which can indicate conditions such as diabetes or other metabolic disorders.

test procedureTest Procedure:

The test involves collecting a urine sample in a clean container. The sample is then analyzed in a laboratory.

when to take the testWhen to Take the Test:

This test is often ordered for individuals with diabetes, especially when there is concern about diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), a serious complication of diabetes.

who should take this testWho Should Take This Test:

Individuals with diabetes, especially those who experience symptoms of DKA such as excessive thirst, frequent urination, abdominal pain, and confusion.

precautions for exceptional casesPrecautions for Exceptional Cases (Pregnancy etc.):

Pregnant women and individuals with conditions affecting carbohydrate metabolism should consult their healthcare provider before taking this test.



Q1: How is the acetone urine test performed?

A: You will need to collect a urine sample in a clean container and provide it to a healthcare professional or laboratory for analysis.

Q2: What are ketones, and why are they important to measure?

A: Ketones are produced when the body breaks down fat for energy. Elevated levels of ketones can indicate a lack of insulin or problems with carbohydrate metabolism, such as in diabetes.

Q3: Can I perform the test at home?

A: While urine test strips for ketones are available for home use, a healthcare provider’s confirmation and interpretation are recommended.

Q4: What should I do if my urine ketone levels are high?

A: High urine ketone levels, especially in individuals with diabetes, may indicate a need for closer glucose monitoring, adjustments in medication or insulin doses, and medical evaluation.

Q5: How can I prevent high urine ketone levels?

A: Proper diabetes management, including regular monitoring of blood sugar levels, taking prescribed medications or insulin, staying hydrated, and seeking medical advice when needed, can help prevent high urine ketone levels.

Your cart is currently empty.