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www.questdiagnostics.com/home/patients/prepare-for-test/fasting.html

... except water. Don't wait until the day of your blood draw to ask if you should fast. ... Why is water okay to drink while I'm fasting? Water hydrates your veins.

healthunlocked.com/healthyevidence/posts/133237339/question-about-drinking-water-prior-to-blood-labs

Mar 4, 2016 ... Now, I am told I cannot drink water for this lipid test. Is the limited amount of water so terribly important? What can I do with this problem that I ...

www.healthline.com/health/fasting-before-blood-test

Mar 22, 2017 ... Even if you drink it black, coffee can interfere with blood test results. ... It's fine to drink water before a blood test, unless you're instructed ...

www.onemedical.com/blog/live-well/blood-draw-faq

Jan 17, 2014 ... Your provider just ordered blood work and you're gearing up to get it done. ... Many people believe they should avoid water before a blood draw, but this ... Drinking water will not only make you feel better if you're fasting, it will ...

www.goviter.com/blogs/viter-blog/why-you-can-drink-coffee-or-not-before-a-blood-test

We allow clear liquids (water, black coffee) up until 2 hours before a test or procedure. ... For instance, if you eat or drink before a fasting blood glucose test, your ...

www.webmd.com/cholesterol-management/fasting-blood-tests

... drink anything besides water, tell the person taking your blood. Your doctor will want to know so she can interpret your tests ...

oregon.providence.org/~/media/Files/Providence%20OR%20Migrated%20PDFs/Patients%20Toolkit/Labs_Services_Fasting_Brochure%20_7_08.pdf

If your doctor orders lab work, ask if you should fast ... Fasting instructions. If ... I'm thirsty. Can I have something to drink? You may drink only water. Do not drink ...

www.newhealthadvisor.com/Can-You-Drink-Water-Before-a-Blood-Test.html

Some people think they should avoid water before a blood test, not only is ... And if urine tests are ordered along with blood tests, it will be easier for you to provide a sample. ... It's done after fasting, except water, for 9-12 hours to eliminate any ...

www.livestrong.com/article/492574-can-i-have-coffee-if-im-fasting-before-blood-work

Other than water, food and drinks that you consume can add to or alter ... also need to fast if your doctor merges nonfasting tests such as complete blood counts  ...