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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Follow the instructi: Your doctor's office should give you instructions to follow in order to have a good prep. Otherwise your test will be cancelled as the preparation is ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Para
29 years experience General Surgery
Anything, generally: Depending on your doctor's preparation, you can often eat a regular diet until the day before your colonoscopy. A light breakfast the day before, and ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Glantz
37 years experience General Surgery
Colonoscopy Prep: The prep for a colonoscopy might differ from doctor to doctor, but generally speaking most will advise that the patient eat no solid food while the pr ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Kline
Specializes in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Liquids: No solid or soft foods ar allowed on the day of the prep. Any liquid that you can see through (clear liquids) is allowed--tea, black coffee, water, ju ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Don't take iron pills.
A male asked:
Dr. Benjamin Robey
5 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes, if clear BM!: It is important to not eat anything else solid from now until your colonoscopy. As long as you are aggressive with your bowel preparation and your bow ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Supplements.: Iron supplements can cause your stool to be black, thick and difficult to clear. This could cause the doc to miss something or even worse to have to ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
20 years experience Geriatrics
Diarrhea: The prep for a colonoscopy will cause watery diarrhea. This ensures that your doctor can perform an effective colonoscopy.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Bowel prep : Bowel preparation for colonoscopy usually involves a liquid diet the day before. Call the doctors office that is doing the colonoscopy to find out abo ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
12 hours: you should have clear liquid diet the day before procedure and be NPO 12 hours before procedure
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