Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
155 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Drink water while fasting for thyroid test

Premium Questions

Dr. Ajish TP MD

wanted to have more tests done so I went to holistic MD and my labs are as follows: thyroid peroxidase ..., I get dehydrated very easy and have to drink water more then the average person and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajish TP ( Endocrinologist)
Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

the prescriptions for Armour Thyroid . Can you please tell me, if this blood test should be taken while fasting? My Cardilogist/Internist does NO blood testing while... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

Hello, I am getting a thyroid test done tomorrow. Can you please tell me what precautions are to be taken before the test? Should I be fasting? No drinking water? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

should have been tested far sooner. I want to try for another baby as soon as possible. My thyroid has taken a while to stabalise after the miscarriage. My question is how often should my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Manisha Jain MD

. And the doctor did a urine examination and the urine was abit yellow so she said to drink lots of water and she gave me anti biotics. She also told me to start having folic acid . Do I need to increase my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manisha Jain ( OBGYN)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Arunmozhi Varman MD

i am on levohyroxin & my dr doesn t like generic drugs my thyroid test was low & he gave me samples for the drug for thyroid not generic. What is your opinion of generic drugs. I was not... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arunmozhi Varman ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Elona Xhardo MD

THE PROBLEM. I DO NOT SMOKE,DO NO ALCOHOL, AND NO DRUGS. I HAVE HAD BLOOD TESTS. ALL IS NORMAL EXCEPT THYROID .... ITS LIKE I AM LIVING ON STRAIGHT CAFFEINE. LIKE HAVING DRANK 2-3 RED BULL ENERGY... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Elona Xhardo ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

Actalin while on Levothyroxine, i was told it was okay as long as i don t take them at the same time. take one then other later on. on a empty stomach and drink lots of water. I had labs done and got ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr.  Subhash Ponkiya MD

i have a thyroid test at 830 the doctor told me not to drink water but I NEED to drink water I am ... thyroid was 7.3 with no fasting. I would like to know the best... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Subhash Ponkiya ( Homeopath)
Dr. Mirjeta Guni MD

i am thyroid patient,can i take honey,lemon with warm water,while everyday i am taking eltroxin 75mg tablets? with this honey water any dangerous would be happen? is it good for me after taking ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mirjeta Guni ( Endocrinologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Hi. Thyroid is a small endocrine gland in the neck. The secretions control all the function of all the cells of the body. So if it is giving increased hormones , the body will respond as : fast heart rate,...

Dr.  Som Biswas MD

get thyroid tested

Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

yes man, you can. it will not affect thyroid level.