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... Does fasting have any impact on the result. ... (7 replies)
Fasting time???
Jan 30, 2006
... The reason for fasting before a lipid panel is that a measure of triglycerides is a part of that panel and is needed in calculating your TC. ... (3 replies)
... Need a suggestion. Last week I had lipid profile test for which i fasted 10 hours but i had 2 beers in dinner before fasting. It resulted with 600 triglycerides. ... (1 replies)

... It also brings to mind my problem with fasting triglyceride testing. ... (5 replies)
... Fasting is the way to get the most accurate reading from you tests. Also if you smoke, :nono: you should include that in your fasting. (7 replies)
... Taken Fasting at 10. ... (10 replies)
... It really IS necessary especially to get a valid triglyceride reading, which is used also in the computation of LDL. ... (7 replies)
Bad Test Results
Dec 19, 2004
... A total cholesterol of 258 wouldn't be that big of a deal except for your low HDL level and high triglyceride level. ... (6 replies)
Fasting time???
Jan 30, 2006
... that was out of whack was my triglycerides. More than double what would be ideal. I went home and did a search on tri levels and found this out. When going for a fasting lipid panel abstain from alcohol for at least 24 hours prior.Well I had a couple of drinks with dinner and then began my fast. ... (3 replies)
... hours for the most accurate results. You should you only drink water during the period of fasting and abstain from alcohol for the previous 24 hours. ... (7 replies)
... I have to fast 12 hours before a test. The lady in the lab said you can have black coffee and water without causing a problem. The time before my last test I had coffee with cream and my triglycerides were up to 220 but this time I didn't have anything and they were down to 131. ... (7 replies)
... If you don't fast, you will likely get false test results. ... (7 replies)
... Follow the book and fast for at least 12 hours before the test and abstain from alcohol for AT LEAST 24 hours. ... (21 replies)
... HDL (high-density lipoproteins)- "good/protective" cholesterol LDL (low-density lipoproteins)- "bad" cholesterol VLDL (very low-density lipoproteins)- also "bad" cholesterol Triglycerides- fats carried in the blood Looking at your results, it appears all aspects of your cholesterol can use some improvement. Some of the most recent guidelines suggest that if you are... (4 replies)
... hours before your blood test definitely affects Triglycerides to the point that the triglyceride count is almost useless. ... (7 replies)
Hdl problem
Aug 26, 2014
... I did my TMT test in 2011, which was negative, I did my Echo in 2013, it was normal, several Ecgs including one week before it was normal. ... (0 replies)
... Eating before a test has little or no effect on your HDL and total Cholesterol readings. What is affected is your Triglyceride readings. Since your LDL's are computed using your Triglyceride numbers they will be affected also. ... (4 replies)
Doing Better
Aug 24, 2001
... Was your second test a fasting test? ... (1 replies)
Hi, I'm new
Jun 5, 2001
... Since you have this machine that checks cholesterol and glucose, it would be interesting to test yourself several times a day to keep an eye on your glucose. ... (9 replies)
... ie fasting overnight, doing the test in the morning, same everything. ... (10 replies)

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