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Nicotine Gum Before Fasting Blood Test
Alcohol test after blood donation. Does, alcohol test by exhalation valid, 7 hours after donating blood?
Likely : Concentration in serum. Red cells are incidental. ...Read more
Interesting question: Alcohol consumption before having a blood test for serum creatinine should not affect the results. Depending on the amount of alcohol consumed, the glucose load may increase the serum glucose measurement. If this is quite high, it may also increase the potassium measurement. ...Read more
Fasting: Depends on what's being measured but nothing after midnight for 8 am lab draw is adequate. Make sure you drink plenty of water. ...Read more
28 weeks pregnant failed 3 hour blood sugar test. Starting to test my sugars, what are the ranges my blood sugar should be before and after meals?
Watch your sugars!: Gest. DM occurs about 5% of pregnancies. Its important to check your fasting sugars and 2hrs after each meal. Fasting should be ...Read more
Variable advice: There has been recent evidence that it doesn't greatly affect the result but i still don't recommend it. ...Read more
Yes: You should not eat for 12 hours before a fasting test is done. You can have some water if thirsty. ...Read more
Hi. Can drinking alcohol around 48-72 hrs before a blood test show low white blood count only by 0.5. Thanks. ?
No: A significantly low white count would not be expected a day or two after drinking alcohol. Prolonged heavy drinking for years can cause an effect on the bone marrow and lower the white count.is significantly low white count needs a evaluation by hematologist a blood specialist ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
NO: It will change the results. Fasting means fasting. Rinse your mouth out if you're dry. ...Read more
Bllod sugar: Glucose appears in urine only when blood sugar is greater than (debate) 180-220. Would like to aim for sugars 80-150 for good control. So can still be in 150-180 range, chronically, and still be in less than ideal control without any sugar appearing in urine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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