FAQ

Explore common questions our partners and customers have asked

EZ Gluten™ is designed to be very simple. Everything you need to know about successfully running your test can be found in the video above or download the instructions here.

No, EZ Gluten™ is only for detecting the presence of gluten in foods and beverages. Once you remove the strip from the test tube hold the test alongside the test identification sheet to read your results.

  • Negative (Gluten is not detected): The red control (C) and red hook (H) lines are present, but there is no red test (T) line.
  • Positive (Gluten is detected): The red control, hook, and test lines are all present.
  • High Positive and Very High Positive (High level of gluten): Red control (C) and test (T) lines are present but there is no red hook (H) line.
  • Invalid: There is no red control (C) line present, regardless of the presence of other red lines. In this case, the test must be repeated. Or you may call our office for more information.

No, they are single-use tests.

Yes. Everything you need is small and compact.

No. The buffers in the Extraction Solution were formulated to deal with a sample size of 0.5g or less. Amounts greater than this can alter the pH of the extract and give false readings on the test.

Once you remove the strip from the test tube hold the test alongside the test identification sheet to read your results.

  • Negative (Gluten is not detected): The red control (C) and red hook (H) lines are present, but there is no red test (T) line.
  • Positive (Gluten is detected): The red control, hook and test lines are all present.
  • High Positive and Very High Positive (High level of gluten) : Red control (C) and test (T) lines are present but there is no red hook (H) line.
  • Invalid : There is no red control (C) line present, regardless of the presence of other red lines. In this case, the test must be repeated. Or you may call our office for more information.

EZ Gluten how do I read my test strip FAQ

No. After an extended period of time, and particularly if the strip is allowed to dry out, there will be an artefact that forms along the test line due to the drying out of the conjugated antibody. If you have a valid test at 10 minutes, meaning that the ‘Control’ line is present, then this is the point at which the test should be read.

The EZ Gluten™ test was designed and validated for testing foods. While it will also work in a variety of other sample types, we cannot guarantee the results or the limit of detection for non-food items.

Yes. Any purchase of 10 or more kits will receive a 10% discount. This applies to 10 or more 2-pack, 5-pack or 10-pack kits, not 10 or more individual tests. For larger bulk orders, please contact us at 352-337-3929 for pricing.