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Question: Explain glucose challenge test
Answer: U hv to fast for atleast 8 hrs. So you can hv your test at morning. You have to give ur blood sample as well as urine sample at empty stomach and then U will be asked to take 75gms of glucose in empty stomach.
After an hr again u hv to give blood and urine samples.
Wait for 1 more hr. Again give ur blood and urine samples.
Inbetween u should not have any solid food. U r allowed to drink only water
Question: How glucose challenge test is done?
Answer: Hello, I'm happy to help.
During the test, the mother is asked to drink a sweet liquid (glucose) and then will have blood drawn one hour from having the drink, as blood glucose levels normally peak within one hour. No fasting is required prior to this test. You can check with your doctor too.
Question: Is fasting needed for glucose challenge test
Answer: Yes dear, for GTT test, u need to go for fasting for 8 to 14 hrs before doing the test. During the test als u are not allowed to eat anything.