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KSMAN/PureChance: Do I Need to Fast for LH,FSH,Prolactin?


#1

I am scheduled to get it this morning but was never told if needed to fast or not. I haven't eaten anything but had some coffee.

thanks


#2

I would never advise taking caffeine before testing Cortisol, prolactin, etc.
can't see it impacting LH/FSH, but you never know.


#3

If you have masturbated, had sex, or played with puppies/small children (which can for whatever reason increase your nipple sensitivity) in the past 24 hours, your prolactin may be falsely elevated...

But the tests themselves do not require fasting...agree that drinking caffeine is not a good idea....personally I stick to just water for 12 hours before all my tests....