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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
A useless process: Colon cleansing is needed only for colonoscopy or colon surgery. Colon hydrotherapy and other colon cleansing procedures are useless. For additional ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Not much: There are no proven health benefits to colonic hydrotherapy, and there is some associated risk.
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Don't waste your $: HealthTap physicians have repeatedly addressed this subject with a clear "no" answer to colonics. There is virtually no value to colon flushes, cleans ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Don't waste your $: Healthtap physicians have repeatedly addressed this subject with a clear "no" answer to colonics. There is virtually no value to colon flushes, cleans ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Prior to colonoscopy: Only helpful prior to a colonoscopy. Otherwise, in my opinion, it is not helpful , and sometimes can be harmful. It can cause cramping, bloating, naus ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matt Pflieger
39 years experience Family Medicine
Likely: The bigger question is: is it necessary? I do not recommend colon cleansing to patients. The intestine naturally cleanses the body. There is no good e ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
43 years experience Surgical Oncology
Not really: In most cases, it is not dangerous, but there is no proof that it is beneficial, so why have an uncomforatable and costly procedure? Repeated use may ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
25 years experience Dermatology
It has risks: There is a risk of perforating the colon and the procedure is unnecessary.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Don't waste your $: Healthtap physicians have repeatedly addressed this subject with a clear "no" answer to colonics. There is virtually no value to colon flushes, cleans ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Don't waste your $: Healthtap physicians have repeatedly addressed this subject with a clear "no" answer to colonics. There is virtually no value to colon flushes, cleans ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
No one: Colonic hydrotherapy is based upon a theory of accumulation of toxins from colonic contents. The colon unless inflamed is more than adquate after yea ... Read More

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