Advanced Diabetes Blood Test

Detects early stages of type II diabetes or pre-diabetes


Price £65

How it Works

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Frequently Asked Question

Detects early stages of type II diabetes or pre-diabetes.

Do I need to prepare for my test?

This is a fasting test, we do recommended that you do not eat or drink (other than water – water is fine, please keep hydrated!) for 8 hours before the test. If this is not possible please let the nurse know and your results can be interpreted accordingly.

How and when do I get my results?

Melio Health are our labs and diagnostic partner for screening services, and will provide you with your results in 2-3 working days of testing. During you appointment you will be registered for an account with Melio Health, and you will receive your results through this portal once the doctors have analysed them. You will be notified by an SMS that your results are ready for you to view.
You will need to consent to the nurse setting up a Melio Health account for you and your personal data being entered on the Melio patient portal; their terms and conditions can be found Melio Health Terms of Use.

Is there an age limit for the service?

Superdrug blood tests are available for patients aged 16 years and older.

What will I be tested for?

  • Blood Sugar
    • HbA1C
    • Glucose,
  • Blood Status
    • Percentage of basophils
    • Number of eosinophils
    • Percentage of eosinophils
    • Haemoglobin (Hb)
    • Haematocrit (PCV)
    • Number of lymphocytes
    • Percentage of lymphocytes
    • Mean Corpuscular Haemoglobin (MCH)
    • Mean Corpuscular Haemoglobin Concentration (MCHC)
    • Mean Corpuscular Volume (MCV)
    • Number of monocytes
    • Percentage of monocytes
    • Mean Platelet Volume (MPV)
    • Number of neutrophils
    • Percentage of neutrophils
    • Platelet Count (PLT)
    • Red Blood Cell Count (RBC)
    • Red Cell Distribution Width (RDW)
    • Leukocyte count (WBC)
    • Number of basophils

Follow the links for more details on the blood markers, these will take you to Melio Health who provide the blood test analysis for Superdrug Blood Tests.