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How long will I need to rest after my colonoscopy?

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Dr. Ronald Kline
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: A day

You can usually return to normal activity the day afier the procedure.

In brief: A day

You can usually return to normal activity the day afier the procedure.
Dr. Ronald Kline
Dr. Ronald Kline
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: Usually

Resting for 6-8 hours after a colonoscopy with sedation is adequate.
During that time do not operate dangerous equipment or make any financial decisions or be responsible for the care of others.

In brief: Usually

Resting for 6-8 hours after a colonoscopy with sedation is adequate.
During that time do not operate dangerous equipment or make any financial decisions or be responsible for the care of others.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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