What is the HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) Test?

HOMA-IR is an insulin resistance test done to check blood sugar levels. Insulin resistance is a condition in which body cells become less responsive or functional to hormone insulin. This way more blood sugar remains in the body, making the patient at risk for developing diabetes.

What is HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) Test Price in Pakistan?

Based on your locality and preferred laboratory the test price for HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) test may vary between 1000-3000 PKR. You can avail further discounts if you book this test from Healthwire.pk.

How can I book a HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) Test near me?

You can easily book a HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) test online. To book a HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) test at affordable price in Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, and other major cities, you can call us at 042352500989/02137130261 or click on the test for instant booking.

To book your HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) test:

  • You can simply click on the lab test online via our web healthwire.pk or Healthwire app 
  • Select HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) test or upload prescription
  • Pay in cash or online (debit/credit card, jazzcash)
  • You can also opt for free home sampling 
  • Our representative will call you for confirmation

You can also call us at 042352500989 or click on the test for instant booking. You can also avail discount on the HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) test price if you book your test via healthwire.

Why is the HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) Test conducted?

People who are at a risk of developing diabetes type 2 or have any other symptoms of metabolic disorder are advised to get this test done. This test is also done with other hormonal tests for your doctor to determine your health condition correctly.

When is the HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) Test performed?

You might be given this test by your doctor if you; 

  • Are obese and overweight 
  • Have PCOS or Thyroid Issue 
  • Have Gestational diabetes 
  • Have very high blood pressure levels 
  • Have a long family history of diabetes type 2 
  • Show signs of insulin resistance such as dark neck, armpits, groyne and other areas

How to interpret HOMA-IR (Insulin Resistance) Test results?

Test results for HOMA-IR on higher ranges indicate the body’s resistance to normal insulin regulation. Your doctor can properly analyse your test results and guide you further on treatment options.

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