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What time should I start taking my bowel preparation on the day before my colonoscopy procedure?
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
In brief: Maybe
You should follow the directions provided to you by your endoscopist and follow them exactly as instructed!

In brief: Maybe
You should follow the directions provided to you by your endoscopist and follow them exactly as instructed!
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Dr. Ronald Kline
Surgery - Colorectal
In brief: Late afternoon
The effects of the bowel prep usually start about an hour after you begin and may last up to 4 hours (sometimes 6) so you can time the prep from there to allow time for sleep.

In brief: Late afternoon
The effects of the bowel prep usually start about an hour after you begin and may last up to 4 hours (sometimes 6) so you can time the prep from there to allow time for sleep.
Dr. Ronald Kline
Dr. Ronald Kline
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