Diagnostic Process

Easy to administer in-office or via telemedicine, & it helps identify physiological causes!

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Simplified Transit Time Test

Non-invasive Diagnostic Tool

SAFE | SIMPLE | RELIABLE

Rx Only

For Single Dose Only

24 radiopaque markers per capsule (Size 00)

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HELP DIAGNOSE CONDITIONS such as

Chronic constipation

Outlet obstruction

Hypomotility

Other bowel disorders

WHAT’S IN

THE CAPSULE?

Each SITZMARKS capsule contains 24 radiopaque markers, which are visible and easy to see before the patient swallows it. The capsule dissolves and releases the markers inside the patient’s digestive tract.

*Image shown is not to scale

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DAY 1

Patient swallows SITZMARKS capsule containing radiopaque markers.

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DAYs 1-4

Patient continues their normal routine as the capsule dissolves and releases the markers inside their digestive tract.

DAY 5

patient has a flat plate abdominal x-ray.

Healthcare provider will receive radiology results.

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HERE is THE HEALTHCARE PROVIDER GUIDE ON READING THE POTENTIAL RESULTS

Normal

>80% of the markers are passed by Day 5, colonic transit is not grossly abnormal.

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AbNormal Transit

When remaining markers are scattered about the colon, condition is most likely hypomotility or colonic inertia.

When remaining markers accumulate in the rectum or rectosigmoid, this is most likely functional outlet delay, e.g., internal rectal prolapse, anismus.

Potential blockage

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DETERMINE THE NEXT STEPS

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