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failed my 1 hour glucose test :(

I have to go in Tuesday to do the 3 hour test :( I am wondering if eating before my test had anything to do with my results! My test was at 1pm and I ate a banana at 9am then had a ceasar salad and barley veggie soup at about 11am. Do you think this may have affected the results?
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2083571 tn?1339481452
Possibly, although you are allowed to eat before the one hour test. You will have to fast overnight from about 10pm for the 3hr one, only water is allowed.
2086677 tn?1372511435
i failed my first test and had to do it over and the 2nd test came back fine.it could be just something u ate.i hated the 2nd test i had to drink that drink and get my blood drawen alot that same day it made me feel bad and i could not eat or drink anything the whole time the test went on.good luck at next test
1794093 tn?1357930759
with my first pregnancy i ate before the 1 hour and thought that too...then passed the 2 hour. so with this one i made sure not to eat prior and i still failed the 1 hours :( but again passed the 2 hour... so if there is a next time im skipping the 1 hour one and going straight for the 2 hour :) and my instructions for fasting was nothing but water for 12 hours prior... and the lab tech specifically said a "small" amount of water is fine...


And i swear last time i did a THREE hour fasting test but this time was just a 2 hour? and i asked if it used to be a 3 hour and she started explaining the 2 hour to me so im not sure she understood what i was asking lol but anyway there wasnt an opiton for a 3 hour at all on the form...
1868604 tn?1346458662
No sure. I fast for my one hour and still fail. It happen since the one hour one is only a pre screening test. I took the three hours one a week after and pass. And yes I heard a lot of doctor had switched to the two hours test but it all depend on your doctor and state. Some even skip the one hour and only do the two hours one.
Best of luck on your test.
2137220 tn?1340741325
Yes I was told to fast, I just did my three hour test yesterday, never had a problem with my other four pregnancies...but my doc assumes it'll turn out fine. I'm sure you're okay.
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