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Is it ok to take medications before a fasting blood test

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Dr.   Abhay A Mali MD

-Fasting -180 PP-240 HBA1C- 7.5 Presently I am on medication as follows: 1. For Triglycerides ... medicine yet and seek a second opinion before I could start any new medication as I feel with... View answer

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iam otherwise normal 47 yr old male.recently facing following symptom. i got my complete blood test ... in a day slight loose My fasting blood report are as follows(without any type of... View answer

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

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Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

usually take ativan in the evening for anxiety but held off as i was unsure if i was ok to take it or not. Im struggling pretty badly with out it both with insomnia and anxiety now. Is it ok to... View answer

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

alcohol before dvla medical as i dont want to fail my blood test n liver test I am taking milk thistle twice per day just now and drinking loads if water. Coult i be ok for test... View answer

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Dr.   Ina Zaimi MD

regarding the tests. i have gone to take the tests after 12 pm i gave the blood before that i had my ...helo doctor i am a diabetic patient i have been taking treatment for four years and but so far i ... View answer

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Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar MD

Dear patient, Yes, it should not affect the test, but in all honesty Teresa, quitting smoking is the smartest, best thing that you can do for yourself and others around you (eg. second hand smoke). Hope that helps, best...

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi Raj Vojjala, Minimum 10 hrs overnight fasting is recommended before giving the fasting sample for blood glucose and lipid profile. Hope this answers your query., Reply with thanks.

Dr. Manisha Jain MD

Hello mam, thanks for trusting health care magic. I don't know anything about this test so kindly tell me the full for of the same and for what reason you have been prescribed that test Take care