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Do gas-x and other over-the-counter tablets help with the gas you get after a colonoscopy?

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Dr. Arie Pelta
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: Yes

It can help.

In brief: Yes

It can help.
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Dr. Ronald Kline
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: Usually not

The gas after colonoscopy is further down the gut and any anti-gas medication (most of which act locally) will not get there in time to disperse the gas.

In brief: Usually not

The gas after colonoscopy is further down the gut and any anti-gas medication (most of which act locally) will not get there in time to disperse the gas.
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