Alkalive PH Test Stix are:
- Super Sensitive and Accurate
- Wide Range of 4.5 - 9.0
- Easier to read than pH Paper
- Practitioner Preferred
- Tests Urine or Saliva
- Now 90 sticks to a package
Instructions for Canines:
PH of the canine vagina drops from 8.5 to as much as 7.0 during Ovulation. This can be used as a rough estimate for natural breedings or as an indication as to when you should start the more expensive, but highly accurate progesterone testing.
When inserted in vagina, the indicator end of the stix turns colour to indicate the pH of the vagina. At ovulation in response to pH and carbohydrate changes the colour changes to indicate 7.0 on the colour scale. Forceps are not needed.
Instructions For Humans:
Is Your pH Balanced? Find Out By Testing
To maintain good health the body is constantly seeking to get rid of the excess acids that irritate the tissues and deplete them of minerals. One of the principal systems it uses for this purpose is the renal system (kidneys). The normal rate of acid excretion through the kidneys gives urine a pH that falls between 6.75 and 7.25. By testing the degree of acidity of the urine, you can determine whether your body is eliminating a normal quantity of acids. If the acid excretion rate is higher than normal, the urinary pH will be more acidic. This low urinary pH is also an indication that the body is saturated and therefore in an acid state.
Another indicator of the overall pH balance in your body is the pH of your saliva. When your body has the mineral reserves that it should, the abundance of minerals will show up in a saliva ph test as a pH reading of 7.0 to 7.50. A low saliva pH reading indicates that the mineral reserves in your body are low, and are being used to buffer acids elsewhere in the body.
There is a strong correlation between the pH of the body's internal environment and that of the urine and saliva: urine and saliva become acidic when the body's internal environment becomes acidic. You can discover the pH of these fluids by using pHion pH Stix™. These pH test strips are made specifically to test saliva and urine, and are the most accurate and economical test strips on the market.
Don't trust your body to just any chemical lab litmus pH paper.
pHion pH Stix™ are unlike most pH test strips or pH papers on the market. Due to the narrow range in pH of these bodily fluids (generally 5.8 to 7.6) it is imperative that a pH test strip give a clear indication in small pH unit increments. Ours do. Our test strips give an indication in .25 pH unit increments, and test a range of 4.5 to 9.0. Plus, pH Stix use the double color indicator method, allowing for a more accurate determination of the pH value of what you are testing. Throw away the pH paper, and pick up the pH Stix.
pH Stix™ come complete with directions, indicator color chart, and a guide to how to interpret results.
Compare pH Stix™ with standard litmus paper from rolls. pH Paper tends to bleed when it gets wet, making the determination of the correct color quite a challenge. pH Stix are different- the reagent is affixed to a plastic strip. No paper, no bleeding, no mess; easy testing. pHion pH Stix™ - the clear choice.
pH Stix™ come packaged in a bottle containing 90 pH test strips.
Take a saliva reading before and after meals. The alkaline levels of your saliva should be greater after meals because there is an abundance of alkaline-rich minerals in saliva. Then test your saliva 60 minutes after a meal. If the pH level is lower than 6.75, then your alkaline mineral reserves are low.
For best test results, test your second urination in the morning. You will likely see urine pH become more alkaline as the day progresses. Test frequently during the day, and determine an average.