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can i have real chickon broth befor a conoscopy

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Dr. Randall Rogers
43 years experience General Surgery
Colonoscopy prep: It is unlikely that a few crackers taken once the day before would alter your exam However sticking with clear liquids is the ideal thing to do. Strai ... Read More

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Dr. Stephen Lloyd
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Any: Any broth that does not have solids (especially vegetables) is ok.
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Dr. Angelina Postoev md facs
16 years experience General Surgery
Yes: When cleansing for colonoscopy it's ok to drink anything clear- broth, juice, sport drinks. Just stay away from anything fatty, or red color.
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe: That is not a good decision because it may hinder your gastroenterologist's ability to view all of your colon properly. However, inform your gastroent ... Read More
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Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Depends: Colonoscopy directions do vary from practice to practice. This is because of the procedure, the physician experience and meds used. Best to ask the of ... Read More
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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Burning leg: Why is he getting colonoscopy? Any other issues. If no likely from fluids and should improve. Consult with us to help solve this issue.
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Dr. Kenny Chuu
11 years experience Internal Medicine
May take awhile: Hi BShetty, The bowel prep for a colonoscopy can be very challenging to take. Because the goal is to clear your colon of stool completely, the regimen ... Read More
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Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
All Pain=Perceptions: All sensations are interpreted within our brain. In body there are only afferent (outbound) & efferent (inbound) 1/1,000 second depolarizations on ... Read More
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Dr. David Miller
9 years experience Family Medicine
Colonoscopy 411: The importance of colonoscopy is to screen for colo-rectal cancer, the #3 most common cause of cancer death in both men and women in america. The proc ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Bowel prep: Hi. For the bowel prep, stop any diabetes drugs that can cause hypoglycemia (insulins, sulfonylureas, meglitinides); continue the others. After colono ... Read More
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