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    Default Did my 1hr Glucose Tolerance Test..

    ..a couple hours ago, and I've been feeling nauseous since then. With a mild headache. Does that mean I failed?

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    No it dosn't mean you've failed the GTT. Some people just feel a bit yuck and funny after the test - it is no indication at all that you have GD.

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    Default Re: Did my 1hr Glucose Tolerance Test..

    No it's very common to feel like that after the gct or gtt.

    Try having something light to eat and have a lay down if you can.

    Hope you're feeling better soon.

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    Default Did my 1hr Glucose Tolerance Test..

    Thanks ladies. Had a bite and a nap, feeling a bit better now! Hope I pass!!

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    Default Did my 1hr Glucose Tolerance Test..

    How many weeks are you? I forgot when my on said to have mine done.
    I am sure tomorrow you will feel much better.

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    Default Did my 1hr Glucose Tolerance Test..

    Nope as pp's have said it does not necessarily mean you've failed.

    I failed it in my ds's pregnancy and passed it in my dd's pregnancy. Both times it gave me a headache and nausea.

    I did not have GD in either pregnancy.

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    No.
    The drink is just very sweet and makes some people feel sick - i always feel very gross afterwards but have never had GD.

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    Default Did my 1hr Glucose Tolerance Test..

    I felt like that after my 1hr test.
    I marginally failed and had to do a 2hr one which I passed clearly

    Don't stress and keep resting! That stuff is horrid lol!

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    Default Did my 1hr Glucose Tolerance Test..

    I've got to do mine this week and I'm going for a low GI diet before hand. Last time I had to have the 2-3hr one but it was in hospital and they had a comfy chair. Easy-peasy.

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    Default Did my 1hr Glucose Tolerance Test..

    Quote Originally Posted by ally3012 View Post
    How many weeks are you? I forgot when my on said to have mine done.
    I am sure tomorrow you will feel much better.
    I'm 27 weeks - my OB said to do it between 26-28 weeks...


 

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