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Can I eat chocolate chip cookies the three days before a colonoscopy
A 47-year-old female asked:
41 years experience Prosthodontics
Yes: You will be doing your cleanse the day before and this will have probably cleared out by then anyway. If not, the cleanse will take care of it. Good L ... Read More
36 years experience Pain Management
NPO 6-8 hours: before colonoscopy is recommended. No other restrictions unless otherwise stated by your doctor.
A 61-year-old female asked:
24 years experience Anesthesiology
Discuss: You will be uncomfortable without sedation. Discuss with anesthesiologist what happened last time. There are many other medications except Propofol w ... Read More
27 years experience Pain Management
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
A female asked:
50 years experience Medical Oncology
No, not for 24 hours: You need to be on liquid diet for a couple of days before colonoscopy and have nothing by mouth for 12 hours before the procedure.
You should have re ... Read More
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Today but probably good to hold off on Wednesday and Thursday
A member asked:
18 years experience Family Medicine
Colonscopy: Depends on the prep that your doctor gave you. Follow those prep instructions
A 57-year-old female asked:
27 years experience Family Medicine
Very common colon .: Torturous colon is common variation of shape of colon ( much more curves and twists") It can make colonosocpy technicly difficult and sometime only p ... Read More
A male asked:
33 years experience Internal Medicine
Anal irritation: Your anal area was irritated by the procedure. Your symptoms will pass in a few days.
A 38-year-old male asked:
19 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
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:
51 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
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:
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 member asked:
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Remember how you "prepped" for the test.
You EMPTIED your bowel!!!!
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