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50 Gram Carb Breakfast

BreakfastThis diet has been adapted from the College Heights OB/Gyn Professional Corp and is done between 24 and 28 weeks gestation. This two-hour post meal blood test is use to find out precisely how your body handles sugar. In order for the test to be accurate and meaningful, you will need to eat the following foods listed. A blood test needs to be taken two hours after you have eaten this meal.

Please eat all the foods in the amounts listed:

  • 4 ounces unsweetened juice (orange, grapefruit or apple)
  • 2 eggs (scrambled, poached or boiled)
  • 2 slices of toast (not diet) with butter OR 1 slice toast and 1 cup unsweeted dry cereal.
  • 8 ounces milk (low-fat or skim)