LifeKit® Predict


lives lost to opioid addiction this year

There’s no time to waste.

56.9million people received an opioid prescription in 2017.1

130+people die every day in the US as a result of opioid addiction.2

78% of addiction risk is genetic.3

LifeKit® Predict alerts healthcare providers to an individual’s risk before the prescription is written.

What if we could stop opioid addiction before it starts?

Now we can.

Introducing LifeKit® Predict

LifeKit® Predict alerts healthcare providers to an individual’s risk before the prescription is written. A clinically validated risk assessment, LifeKit Predict gives the doctor the information needed to make the appropriate choice for pain management.

Unparalleled performance

  • A genetic test enabling providers to objectively determine an individual’s risk of opioid addiction
  • Analyzes an individual’s 16 alleles involved in the brain reward pathway and compares them to individuals with and without addiction
  • 97% sensitivity and >95% negative predictive value of opioid addiction4

FDA clearance

  • FDA Breakthrough Device Designation received February 2018
  • FDA IVD clearance and approval process are in-flight

References: 1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (WONDER, Atlanta, GA). 2. Opioid Overdose Crisis. National Institute on Drug Abuse. Available online at: 3. National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University. Addiction Medicine: Closing the Gap Between Science and Practice. New York, NY:CASA Columbia; 2012. 4. Donaldson K, Demers L, Taylor K, Lopez J, Chang S. Multi-variant genetic panel for genetic risk of opioid addiction. Ann Clin Lab Sci. 2017;47(4):452-456.

Easy to use

  1. Simple cheek swab test

  2. Administered before opioid prescription or exposure

  3. Concise (yes/no) report provides clinicians with definitive predictive insights

  4. Results within 48 hours

Yes to know.

We can’t stop opioid addiction alone.

Currently most resources in the fight against the opioid crisis are focused on supporting individuals already addicted to opioids. Prescient Medicine wants to change this paradigm to focus on prevention through risk assessment. Predict and prevent the disease of addiction before it happens. You can play a role in ending the opioid epidemic—and saving lives.

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Contact Prescient Medicine to learn more about the importance of risk assessment and the role of genetics in determining an individual’s risk of addiction. We’ll share with you the how physicians are successfully implementing risk assessment tools into their clinical workflow prior to prescribing opioids. Learn how LifeKit® Predict can be the most critical component to assess opioid addiction risk and develop an appropriate pain management plan for your patients.

Join Prescient Medicine in calling to allocate resources toward the prevention of opioid addiction through risk assessment. Advocate for the education of healthcare providers about the role of genetics in addiction. Contact Prescient Medicine to learn how you can protect yourself, your family, and your community from becoming addicted to opioids. Before you or a family member start opioid painkillers, ask your doctor to assess your risk of developing opioid addiction using LifeKit® Predict.

There’s no time to waste, so Prescient Medicine is working hard to drive the adoption of LifeKit® Predict to prevent addiction and save lives. Find out how your organization can support the adoption of this revolutionary test. Contact Prescient Medicine to learn how LifeKit Predict can help your organization join the fight against addiction, and to enquire about opportunities for demonstration projects.

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