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Magnesium, 24 Hour Urine

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What is Magnesium, 24 Hour Urine?

The Urine Magnesium Test is done to detect presence of the magnesium levels in urine of the patient and at the same time detect the nutrition levels along with any kidney problems.

The magnesium levels are likely to be considered for checking any kidney disorders, uncontrolled diabetes or in diagnosis of the gastrointestinal disorders.

This test is also prescribed to evaluate any low blood level of calcium, or potassium and the magnesium deficiency which might result in several other problems.


It is caused when the kidneys are seen to excrete huge levels of magnesium or the diseases that would cause impaired absorption in the intestines.

The test results here are also considered quite useful in determining the decreased blood magnesium level, which is an indication of the chronic kidney failures.

Why is this test done?

To assess the cause of an abnormal serum magnesium concentration using the 24-hour urine collection.

The reasons for conducting this test are as follows:

  • It also helps to determine whether the nutritional magnesium loads are adequate in the body.
  • Evaluate Kidney Issues
  • Manage electrolyte problems in the body

Result Interpretation:


Reference Value

For males less than 40 years

2.1 to 23.2 mg/dl

For males equal to 40 years

0.6 to 13.7 mg/dl

For females equal to 40 years

0.5 to 15 mg/dl

How does one prepare for the test?

Required documents for Sodium and potassium, 24 Hour Urine test

  • Doctor prescription. 
  • Valid Identity proof

Procedure for Magnesium, 24 Hour Urine test

Here's how the collection procedure works:

At Ganesh Diagnostic and Imaging Center, you also the option of getting this sample picked at the comfort of your home.

After a 24-hour urine collection, no particular type of care is required. Depending on your situation, your healthcare professional might give you any extra advice after the therapy.

1. Before the test

You may be asked to avoid taking the following medications for 24 hours before collecting the specimen:

Note: Please consult with your healthcare professional before discontinuing or changing any medications you are taking.

  • Corticosteroids
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
  • Certain antibiotics, such as gentamycin and tobramycin
  • Water pills (diuretics) 
  • Antacids
  • Blood Pressure medication
  • Medicine for Diabetes e.g. Insulin

2.During the Test

  • On the first day, urinate into a toilet as soon as you get out of bed. Eliminate the first sample.
  • Pour the next 24 hours' urine into a separate container.
  • On the second day, urinate into the designated container as soon as you get out of bed.
  • Then, return the container to the lab as quickly as possible.

3. After the test

Magnesium, 24 Hour Urine Test Cost in Delhi

The 24 hour urine magnesium test cost varies by region and facility. So constantly get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centers like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety. 

We are based in Delhi NCR Region, and our branches are in the following regions:

Yamuna Vihar, Mangol Puri, Budh Vihar, Model Town, Hari nagar, Nagloi

The Cost of Magnesium, 24 hour Urine Test Cost in Delhi ranges from INR 300 to INR 1500.

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