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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chung-Han Lee
11 years experience Medical Oncology
Lots of options: There are a lot of different regimens for doing a colonoscopy prep. It depends on your gastroenterologist what they prefer. Ultimate what they want is ... Read More
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Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
Prep med and diet: There are several commercially available prescription bowel preps that your endoscopist can order prior to th exam. There is usually a modification of ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
Lots of diarrhea: There will be some cramping and lots of diarrhea. I like to see the bowel prep looking like "mountain dew" and not "yoo hoo".
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Himes
40 years experience Integrative Medicine
Colon Prep: I assume you are talking about the colon prep before you undergo a colonoscopy. No need to be afraid of the prep. The prep cleans out your bowels, esp ... Read More
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Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
Not true: My endoscopy center uses movi prep exclusively for out open access colonoscopy patients. It usually ends up being a personal preference of the endosco ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Soap and water: Most dangerous organisms will be cleared off by soap, water and a little scrubbing. The let the surface dry and you should be fine. If you are obses ... Read More
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
See your doctor: Any doctor or clinic can prescribe Truvada or other anti-HIV drugs for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) against HIV. However, it is best to see an HIV ... Read More
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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Each doctor: Has their own preference based the effectiveness , most commonly used one is GoLytely (polyethylene glycol) , one of the most effective one speak t ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
I assume you: Are talking about prep for colonoscopy. It can't be done without appropriate prep, so contact your doctor before the procedure date. You might need ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Unclear question: Would please explain your question? For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, ... Read More

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