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Does drinking water affect hb test

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Dr.  Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

a month ago I tested blood. It came out that my HB is 8.4 (normal lab values here are 8.5 - 11) My ... iron and it's sold in Supermarkets here. I was mixing it with water and was drinking it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Anshul Varshney MD

around when I became anemic.I have a home hgb test kit and it reads 92 now. Can bing cold affect my ...now and that could be why my HGB is low. Do you think that's possible? Hi. I just had a blood... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Shehzad Topiwala MD

the HbA1c after having done a blood test with 4 test tubes of blood taken about one week earlier and I m not sure if that would affect the results for that test. Thanks, Regards. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shehzad Topiwala ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Mirjeta Guni MD

ago. I have not been consuming any sugar at all except for the fact that I drink a full cup of decaf coffee with water and two packets of sucralose . I read on google that sucralose could increase blood ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mirjeta Guni ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Sapan J. Pandya MD

Dear Sir, I m 32, male. Going to marry a lady of 28 yrs. We have undertaken HPLC test for thalassemia testing. I m carrying 0% Hb F & 3% Hb A2, while she is carrying 0% Hb F & 5.2%... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sapan J. Pandya ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

my wife s hemoglobin level does not improve,but she drink juice of beet,carrot pomegranate Spinach ... time shivring in the body what may be the reason she gone through liver test it was ok little bit ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Senthilnathan Subramanian MD

Hi, am a 25 years female and currently in my 7th month of pregnancy. Had a Haemoglobin test last ... diet. What should I do to improve the level. Am so worried if this level might affect my growing baby ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Senthilnathan Subramanian ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr.  Kunjan H Shah MD

Sgtt test came back as 8.4 a month ago and haemoglobin was 9.5. I am now 31 weeks and I have ... sweets (mangoes, plaintain, bananas). Also, would an increase in water help flush out these sweets? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kunjan H Shah ( OBGYN)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

conclusive. She doesn t understand what the HB test is for. Could you explain it to me? ...My mom was just told she needs an HB scan. What will that show? She is 59 years old and has been ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. Shoaib Khan MD

i am 12 week pregnant and too tired. yesterday i found out my HB level is only 5.2 through blood test . doctor said it is toooo low and advised blood transfusion. i am worried about my baby and myself ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

But its a normal Hb. Why worry ?

Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Hello! Take pletly of fluids by drinking, stay in a cool place, have some relax for a while in a recumbent position. If complains persist, visit the nearest ER service. Greetings!

Dr.  Dalia Muraleedharan MD

Hi, get a pregnancy test, thyroid and Hb