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Glucose Test

I'm taking the glucose test very soon. What should/shouldn't I eat/drink beforehand to increase my chances of passing? They never gave me a paper or anything with info.

 
shanapiv

Asked by shanapiv at 10:00 PM on Dec. 3, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • dont eat or drink anything but water before you go in. be warned the drink is really yucky. good luck sweety
    AbsynthLynn

    Answer by AbsynthLynn at 12:27 AM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • nothing before, usually do it in the am but if its in the pm dont eat anything with sugar or carbs. And during you cant eat anything, or chew gum. Good Luck
    SabrenaLeigh

    Answer by SabrenaLeigh at 10:04 PM on Dec. 3, 2010

  • I was told not to eat or drink anything before. Defiantly NOT any orange juice.
    Misteh

    Answer by Misteh at 10:01 PM on Dec. 3, 2010

  • They should give you a paper of what you can/can not eat prior to the test! I believe I was only aloud a piece of cheese? and then absolutely nothing by a certain time.
    TsMommy428

    Answer by TsMommy428 at 10:04 PM on Dec. 3, 2010

  • I didn't eat anything before. I was too scared of failing!
    LovingSAHMommy

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 10:05 PM on Dec. 3, 2010

  • I was told not to eat anything after i drank the drink and had my blood drawn an hour later. I was never told not to eat or drink anything before. I past my test with both my pregnancies.
    Candie2008

    Answer by Candie2008 at 10:36 PM on Dec. 3, 2010

  • thanks ladies!
    shanapiv

    Comment by shanapiv (original poster) at 10:46 PM on Dec. 3, 2010

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