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can i drink wine the same day after a colonoscopy with propofol

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Weiss
43 years experience Medical Oncology
Probably not: If you were given any type of sedation - and the vast majority of persons having a colonoscopy are - then it is unlikely to have left your system yet. ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heather Thieme
19 years experience Surgical Oncology
Not recommended: The anesthetic used in colonoscopy lasts in your system for about a day; avoid alcoholic drinks that first day.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Follow instructions: Colon prep instructions will be given to you, just follow them carefully. Usually you are allowed to have liquids until 12 hours before doing the proc ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
GI bleeding: Occult gastrointestinal bleeding (i.e. unknonwn source) is potentially serious, either because the actual cause of bleeding can be dangerous (e.g. can ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Mathews
39 years experience Anesthesiology
Several options: Most patients receive a little fentanyl and midazolam for intravenous sedation. Propofol is usually reserved for people who are anxious or did not do ... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
Conscious sedation: Is safer and relaxes you so you do not remember the the procedure. You are in a twilight type sleep during the procedure so it is fine with anxiety.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
34 years experience Neurology
Why ask here? : It may be propofol, it may be midazolam, it may be fentanyl. Different docs use different drugs. Why don't you ask them? Call 'em up. Be sure to check ... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Scope: Absolutley you should be concerned. Firstly why can he not do this without Propofol - using other IV agents? Secondly if he uses the crna who is the s ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Propofol: Propofol is unlikely to cause or worsen tachycardia.
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Please clarify: That is the standard normal colonoscopy process in many if not most GI practices.
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