Breath Test Costs

What are the costs?

Below is the breakdown of the costs for the breath tests performed here at the Eastern Health Clinical School Breath Testing Centre.  Please ensure you read this carefully and note the cost of your test.  Please note that there is no concession rates available for sugar malabsorption breath tests on Saturdays and there is no Medicare or known private health insurance rates available for these tests. 

Type of test Cost per test
Full fee (Pensioner, Health care & university student card holders) Medicare/health insurance rebate available?
In-clinic Sugar malabsorption tests
(Lactulose, fructose, sorbitol, lactose and glucose )
$85 $60† No
Remote/Postal breath testing kits $85 per test plus postage costs Not available No

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