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Is it ok to take medications before a fasting blood test

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Medications before a fasting blood test

can I take my medications before a fasting blood test? ...
 

Will consuming alcohol have an effect in blood test even after 12hours?

Hello, I have a 12 hour fast before a blood test tomorrow at 9 AM. I had a beer at lunch today ... coffee and tea, take my medication, and drink water right before my test if that helps. ...
 

How long you have to fast before blood test?

how long must i fast before taking a blood test? ...
 

Can i have painkiller before fasting blood test?

hours fasting. My tooth has started paining and i took one painkiller- diclogesic about 4.5 hours back. the test is in about 8 hours. can i take another painkiller since it s a root canal tooth, with nerve ...
 

Is it necessary to have blood test before getting Zoloft prescribed?

and uninsured. I asked for Zoloft and she said she wouldnt prescribe it to me without a blood test. It costs ... no other dr has asked for a blood test in the past. Thank you, Jamie ...
 

Blood test shows abnormal blood sugar level. Diabetes?

i am 38 yrs, old male. 4 days before the medical test conducted by our corporation and found BLOOD sugar (F)=91gms%, PP= 170%, today i did same test from other pvt lab. and found Blood Sugar Fast = 90 ...
 

Fever, tingling sensation in legs. Prescribed glimestar medication. Blood test shows high sugar. Cure?

fast blood sugar is 160 and he advised me to go for Hba1C test and the result is 6.7. He confirmed me diabetic after examinig my urine examination and sugar is 0.5% .He asked me to take glimestar thrice a day ...
 

Done blood test to check diabetes. Result before and after fasting showed?

to come after an hour and take the fourth sample. The result was as following: 1- fasting before take ..., and it s randomly no fasting, but i always feel something wrong. So I went to my doctor and asked him to do ...
 

fasting before a hypertension blood test?

how long before having a hypertension blood test do you need to fast ...
 

Duration for fasting before blood test for cholesterol

how long do you have to fast for id you are having a blood test for cholesterol? how long do you have to fast for id you are having a blood test for cholesterol? ...
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Whats the earliest i can take a pregnancy blood test?
Hi and thanks for posting. Within a week, you can comfortably do this. I however encourage that you wait until when your next menses are due before taking a pregnancy test and preferably to do a urine test as it is less expensive, reliable and cheap. Hope it helps. Wish you well. If you don't plan to get pregnant anytime soon, please consider adopting and using a contraceptive method. Dr. Ditah
 
I just had a blood test and i have a massive lump where the teat was taken and its all red is this ok or should i worry?
It needs medical attention.... Report back to your doctor.
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