A 55-year-old member asked:
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can i not drink anything before a glucose tolerance test?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Water only: You can have water but nothing else.
Answered on Jun 25, 2013

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GTT: It is not fasting if you drink 40 ozs of water. It needs to be nothing to eat or drink after midnight for an 8 am test. Good Luck
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