The last 5 blood glucose test at dr office were all over 100. A1C was normal, why is that?
- CammieLv 75 months agoFavorite Answer
You don't have diabetes.
- ShayLv 75 months ago
The A1C test is a better indication of having diabetes or not.
The glucose level testing can be easily impacted by something you ate or drank before the test. It can also be impacted by your body releasing stored glucose if you fast too long before the test.
Glucose levels that are always slightly higher than they should be MIGHT indicate the very early stages of insulin resistance. Again, that is a big MIGHT and only your doctor could determine your risk by doing an actual glucose tolerance test to check your levels.
If you are concerned, then ask your doctor about the readings.
- k wLv 75 months ago
is a different tolerance level......now 140ml glucose= 6.5 a1c, and 100ml glucose = 5.11 a1c
- JinglesLv 75 months ago
What did you eat before the test?