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About four months ago I had some blood work done for plasma metanephrines and I was on Trazadone (300mg/day) and Clonazepam (15mg/day) at the time. How much would that have lowered my numbers? By 0.1 or 0.2 nmol/L?
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Endocrinologist: DocPhilMD, Internist replied 7 months ago

do you have a picture?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Here is a copy of the bloodwork.
Endocrinologist: DocPhilMD, Internist replied 7 months ago

I don't think the meds would have lowered it at all

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