A 18-year-old female asked:
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how long after having an endoscopy&colonoscopy (at the same time) & they also take a biopsy are you allowed to eat? also will nausea be felt after?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: Nausea from these procedures is not common. You will be able to eat a few hours after the procedure, may be even sooner. As soon as you recover from the sedation and have normal swallowing reflex, it will be safe to eat.
Answered on Sep 14, 2018

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