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can I eat eggs day before colonoscopy

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Not recommended: Cheese and yogurt can be constipating and therefore making it harder for you to cleanse properly. If not properly cleansed the flat polyps might be mi ... Read More
Dr. Johnny Green
40 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Yes: Generally you can eat low residue items such as cheese, eggs, yogurt and meats until the day before the colonoscopy. Many endoscopists will ask that ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herbert Hoover
50 years experience General Practice
In a word, NO!: You should stay on clear liquids only until up go 7 am and nothing at all in the 4 hours before your procedure!
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Generally no: Typically you need to adhere to a clear liquid diet the day before your colonoscopy and you need to complete an oral bowel preparation. A clear liqui ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vladimiro Giua
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Drug side effect: I would try to change the Orthocept or to stop it for a whie...please read about its gastro-intestinal side effects.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Talk: Talk with your colonoscopy doctor and be clear on what you just said: this is a judgement you will need to make with him/her.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Diet eggs: everything in moderation which is open to interpretation. But a couple eggs a day will not harm a healthy individual.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Justin Rich
17 years experience Pediatrics
No: Eggs are an excellent source of protein, vitamins, minerals, and even cholesterol (all of us need some cholesterol). But, like any food, moderation i ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Klein
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Lactose intolerant: If you are lactose intolerant you can produce a lot of gas. Perhaps when you eat eggs you skip cereal with milk and maybe it is the lack of milk that ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
?: Who knows, just don't do it & u should b fine.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Most consider the yoke ok after 9 months and regular egg (scrambled, whites, whipped egg white like the meringue of a pie, etc.) ok after a year.There ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Probably food allerg: If you get this every time you eat eggs, it is most likely a food allergy. Eggs are proteins and proteins are what usually induce allergies. If you ... Read More

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