The ph of urine can be determined during a urine test and this particular urine test can also be performed at home. A variation of the pH value of your urine can indicate certain health conditions, which may warrant further investigation.
Normal pH range in urine
0 - 7 acid
7 - 14 alkaline
pH Measuring range
pH levels in urine
Abnormal pH values may indicative of
Further action required if low or high pH values are found in urine
Our pH urine test strip
The test is based on a double indicator principle which gives a broad range of colors covering the entire urinary pH range.
With an increase in urinary pH, the indicators bromothymol blue and methyl red, changes from orange to green and blue.
Detection range: pH 5 - 9.0
Active reagent: bromothymol blue (6,0% w/w); methyl red (3,0% w/w).
How you benefit from our test strips
Our very affordable 10-in-1 test strips will check your urine for the pH, glucose, ketones, protein, blood, nitrite, bilirubin, leucocytes as well as specific gravity. To view our test kit, and to purchase this very affordable test strips, please click here.
Each of these parameters are indicative of different health problems. For further information, please click the links below:
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|Urine test strips - testing for: |
:: Blood / Hemoglobin
:: Specific gravity
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