Doctor insights on:
Non Fasting Glucose
The blood sugar concentration or blood glucose level is the amount of glucose (sugar) present in the blood of a human or animal. The body naturally tightly regulates blood glucose levels as a part of metabolic homeostasis. Glucose is the primary source of energy for the body's cells, and blood lipids (in the form of fats and oils) are primarily ...Read more
Below 140: But there are a lot of variables that can affect this - how long ago someone ate, how much they ate, the mix of carbs, fat, and protein, as well as the mix of simple and complex carbs. For this reason, a fasting blood sugar is preferred for determine whether or not someone has diabetes. ...Read more
Recently had a fasting glucose of 118 (during a time of high stress). Then had AC1 - 5.2 (normal) & non-fasting glucose - 119. Should I ask for OGTT?
Non-fasting glucose was 72. Blood sugar drops when I exercise and I have been using glucose tabs for a year. No history of diabetes. What could it be?
My non-fasting glucose level is 97. Is that normal? I got my bloodwork done in the afternoon and had eaten breakfast, lunch, and high sugar snacks.
Blood sugar: 97 is normal especially since you had eaten earlier. ...Read more
Probably normal: Probably normal. Most likely you're significantly overweight and have a family history of diabetes. You have a large Insulin response to eating, which drops your sugar back toward normal and causes symptoms. It won't however, ever drop your sugar below normal or be dangerous. The fix is losing weight to eliminate the need for your body to make large amounts of Insulin or drop your sugar quickly. ...Read more
6'3" 155 lb non fasting glucose 62 mg/ dl. Ate meal oatmeal fruit peanut butter < 1 hour before. Doc surpised i didn't have symptoms. Why low level?
Non-fasting glucose blood sugar test and had a symptom of diabetes. Doctor tells me that my blood work is fine. So should is that reliable? Or do I need another work up?
Realize that: Many things can cause symptoms of diabetes. Not sure exactly which symptoms you are referring, but the most classic are polyuria(urinating too much), nocturia(urinating in the middle of the night) and polydipsia(drinking too much water). Ideally you would have either a hemoglobin A1C, or "fasting" plasma glucose , or an oral glucose tolerance test(less commonly done now). ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Non fasting glucose normal range
- Normal non fasting blood glucose levels
- Non fasting normal glucose levels
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Normal non-fasting glucose level
- Non fasting glucose diabetes
- Normal non fasting blood sugar levels
- Can you drink water before a fasting blood glucose test?
- Talk to a diabetes specialist online for free