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How long does it take to return to normal after endoscopy?

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Dr. Allen Seely
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In brief: NEXT DAY usually

Endoscopy is done under 'I.
V. Sedation' so the meds cause drowsiness but these meds (I.V. Fentanyl, versed) wear off fast. You are ready to work the next day. I have had several endoscopies and was totally fine the following day.

In brief: NEXT DAY usually

Endoscopy is done under 'I.
V. Sedation' so the meds cause drowsiness but these meds (I.V. Fentanyl, versed) wear off fast. You are ready to work the next day. I have had several endoscopies and was totally fine the following day.
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