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Can i suck on mint morning of colonscopy

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Clear Liquids: Can you see through the tea? Is it clear?

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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Ask your: Endoscopist....USUALLY it is a bad idea to take anything by mouth the day of the procedure...stuff MOVES VERY QUICKLY and Carafate COATS EVERYTHING!! ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Daniel Motola
13 years experience Gastroenterology
No more: Than 24-48 hours to get better The medications should wear off by now and you should gain strength back as you resume your normal diet. Also try and ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Guy Farmer
30 years experience General Surgery
Usually the same: The colon prep is usually the same. The time of day does not matter about the test, it's just the convince for the patient and doctor.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
No: to get the best results, which will result in the highest quality colonoscopy, you should take the preparation exactly as prescribed in your colonosco ... Read More
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Dr. Troy Ross
Dr. Troy Ross answered
24 years experience Occupational Medicine
Probably OK: After that kind of procedure your bowel function can be temporarily impaired. Make sure you go slowly with eating and stick with fluids until you do n ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Follow the instructi: They give you very strict instructions which you should follow. There is need to empty your colon, so eat light foods today and they may limit it to l ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hratch Karamanoukian
31 years experience Phlebology
Colonoscopy: Not necessarily normal or abnormal. You don't provide enough information about why colonoscopy was done: routine or for bleeding or other pathology or ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Not recommended: The medicines used for sedation should not be mixed with Do not drink any alcoholic beverages (beer, wine, whiskey, vodka, etc.) at least 24 before an ... Read More
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Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
Most people could: The most concerning factor is that you are fully recovered from the anesthesia (typically IV sedation) you are given during the procedure. But most pe ... Read More

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