Do I need to fast before I get my blood drawn?

Please refer to the "Plan" section at the bottom of your visit note to determine whether or not you need to fast. If you’re unsure, message your doctor before you plan to have your lab visit.

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Fasting means that you don't eat for 8-10 hours. You should also avoid any beverages other than water. Coffee and tea will break the fast, so please only consume water during the fasting period. We recommend that you stay well hydrated with water during this time.

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