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What kind of sugar drinks are taken for testing for diabetes?

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Dr. Susan Wingo
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In brief: Glucose solutions

Glucose drinks may have between 50-100 grams of glucose dissolved in water, with some flavoring and/or coloring added.
Most of the time 75 grams is used, but different amounts may be used in different situations.

In brief: Glucose solutions

Glucose drinks may have between 50-100 grams of glucose dissolved in water, with some flavoring and/or coloring added.
Most of the time 75 grams is used, but different amounts may be used in different situations.
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