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Can I eat chocolate chip cookies the three days before a colonoscopy

A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 25 years experience
Discuss: You will be uncomfortable without sedation. Discuss with anesthesiologist what happened last time. There are many other medications except Propofol w... Read More
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 28 years experience
See below: I think you will be uncomfortable without any sedation. Talk to the anesthesiologist. A blend/mixture of several medications carefully injected will... Read More

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Dr. Zachary Veres
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Colonscopy: Depends on the prep that your doctor gave you. Follow those prep instructions
Dr. Mohammed Al hallak
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: usually u stay on clear liquids the day before the colonoscopy
A male asked:
Dr. Anthony Fritz
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Anal irritation: Your anal area was irritated by the procedure. Your symptoms will pass in a few days.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Imran Saeed
General Surgery 20 years experience
Not sure: Your colon was likely cleaned out completely for the procedure. Not going to the bathroom is not really constipation as its defined by hard bowel move... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Farouk Tootla
Colon and Rectal Surgery 52 years experience
See you endoscopist: Important to rule out sbclinical perforation. See your endoscopist and get plain x-rays of your abdomen
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Call the Doctor: Let the doctor who did the colonoscopy know that you have some questions. The diarrhea and abdominal pain is not related to the colonoscopy. They know... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Yes, if...: If a person enjoyed tofu without problems in the past, then she can have tofu the day before her colonoscopy... As long as she drinks the prep drink a... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pedro Cabrera
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Npo for Colonoscopy: You should not be concerned you probably have to take the final half of the prep 4 hours prior to the colonoscopy.But in order for the GI doctor to ha... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
A Verified Doctoranswered
Surgical Oncology 19 years experience
Yes: Yes, it can be normal because of the fluid you had to drink before the colonoscopy. This fluid cleans the inside of your colon by causing loose bowel... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Prunes: Or prune juice can help, however preparation for colonoscopy may be different if you have chronic constipation, follow the preparation instructions gi... Read More