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I have to go for a blood test on an empty stomach but I had a piece of candy, would that change anything?

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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
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In brief: Blood glucose!

Yes, your blood sugar could be elevated as a result of eating candy before your blood test.

In brief: Blood glucose!

Yes, your blood sugar could be elevated as a result of eating candy before your blood test.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine

In brief: Depends

If the test is for blood sugar or cholesterol (depends on candy), absolutely could affect the test.

In brief: Depends

If the test is for blood sugar or cholesterol (depends on candy), absolutely could affect the test.
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