How long should I not drink alcohol prior to blood test bloodwork?

Blood alcohol. If your blood test is for routine general check-up, your liver function tests might be elevated, so i suggest you refrain from drinking for several days...But again this depends on how heavy was your drinking before the test because you may have to abstain longer..

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What happens if I drink alcohol before a blood test?

Bad idea. It would depend on the tests to be conducted. Some tests are affected by food and alcohol. Please discuss the matter with the doctor ordering the tests. Read more...

How many days before can I drink alcohol before blood test?

Depends on the test. If the test is for blood alcohol, 24 hours would suffice, however other blood and urine tests can detect alcohol intake for up to 10-12 days. Read more...

My sgpt blood test is 102, I don't drink alcohol, is there any medicine to decrease spgt results?

FattyLiverMostCommon. One of the most common reasons for ?ed liver enzymes is fatty liver associated with ?fat, ?carb diet. Body needs sugar in very small quantities; liver converts protein ; fat into sugar rapidly. Thus no sugar from food needed. Liver converts ?carb/sugar/etoh to triglyceride fats (to protect rest of body from toxicity). If liver cannot export fat into fat tissues; liver fat ?es. ?liver SGPT 1 result. Read more...