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    Hi, i am getting my glucose test done this week and my OB said to fast from 9pm the night before and to get the test done the following morning. Does that include no drinking water???
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    The only thing you can have is water but nothing else.

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    *diabetes.....sorry

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    If your doing the Glucose Tolerance test you need to fast with the exception of water. Glucose Challenge test (I thought this was the normal 28 week one, unless something else is going on) you don't need to fast.

    Info on Challenge test- http://www.imvs.sa.gov.au/wps/wcm/co...df?MOD=AJPERES

    Info on Tolerance test-
    http://www.imvs.sa.gov.au/wps/wcm/co...df?MOD=AJPERES

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    Thank you for your help ladies! I love my water

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    I got told not to drink water before and during the test I was allowed a few sips, I got told you can't drink much because it will dilute the drink

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    Default Glucose test for gestational diabeties

    Yea I was just td not to eat drink anything sugary that morning. She said font drink iced coffee or chocolate fizzy drinks prior to coming.


 

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