Inform your doctor if you are on any medications, have any allergies or underlying medical conditions before your Apolipoprotein A1 + B. Your doctor will give specific instructions depending on your condition on how to prepare for Apolipoprotein A1 + B. It is imperative to be fasting 12-14 hours before this test.
A blood sample of minimum 5mL is required for this test.
Average price range of the test is between Rs.150 to Rs.2150 depending on the factors of city, quality and availablity.
The normal result for Apolipoprotein A1 + B for Apolipoprotein A1 is > 120 mg/dl for Male gender and for All age groups, > 140 mg/dl for Female gender and for All age groups. Apolipoprotein B is < 130 mg/dl for Unisex gender and for All age groups.