How to use IcleTest and interpret results
Before You Take The Test
Store in a cool, dry place at temperatures between 2º to 30º. Do not store IcleTest in a refrigerator or freezer. Store away from moisture and light.
For best performance and consistent result of reagent test strip it should be in its sealed, unopened vacuum packaging prior to test being carried out.
The test is based on the Pseudo-peroxidase activity of the haem moiety of haemoglobin and myoglobin in blood. The chromogen on the test strip (yellow part) is oxidized by a hydroperoxide in the presence of haem and changes colour from Yellow to Green/Blue. Ingredients; Cumene Hydroperoxide 12mg, o-Tolidine 35mg.
Our very easy-to-use Early Warning System is designed to detect invisible traces of blood in your urine before it becomes a problem. All it takes is a quick trip to the loo, and within 20 seconds, you'll be facing two options.
Q&A Interpreting the result
As stated in step 10) you should wait 20 seconds. If you do not see green spots within 60 seconds, directly after the fresh urine sample is delivered, you should interpret the test result as negative. Do not reinterpret the result later on, after the test has been disposed of or left somewhere for a period of time, where the test may have been exposed to the environment or other contaminants.
Blood is present in urine tested that is at or above 10-15 RBC/μl detection limit.
Blood is not present or below the detection limit of the test.
Yes, microbial peroxidase associated with urinary tract infection or high-buffered acidic urine, may increase the reactivity of the test.
Yes, ascorbic acid concentrations (>40 mg/dl), high-buffered alkaline urine, elevated specific gravity or protein in urine may reduce the reactivity of the test.
No, hemoglobin is not normally detectable in urine. If any change in colour is noticed having conducted the test then seek medical assistance to determine cause.
Yes, the variability of colour perception, the presence or absence of inhibitory and matrix factors typically found in urine, and the conditions in which the product is used (i.e. lighting, temperature, and humidity).
If in any doubt seek medical assistance
Icle Test Limited does not practice medicine or provide medical services or advice. The contents of this package (The IcleTest DIY Men's Health Blood in Urine Test) are not intended to be a substitute or replacement for medical advice or for a medical examination by a qualified healthcare professional. The IcleTest DIY Men's Health Blood in Urine Test is intended to be an aid to early diagnosis of Men's health issues only and is not intended to provide a diagnosis of any specific medical condition; It is intended only to detect blood in urine. A negative result should not be relied on in substitution for medical advice or for a medical examination by a qualified healthcare professional. If the test is positive please arrange to see a qualified healthcare professional