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Should I start Biologics like Remicade?

I was diagnosed as having Crohns in September 2013 after a routine colonoscopy. It was discovered I had some ulcers and a stricture in my ileum. I was hospitalized for six days in Feb. '14 for a ...

Posted 9 days ago 0 answers

Propofol vs versed?

is there a big difference between these two medications? going for the colonoscopy and was wondering if i had a choice which should i ask for. i have had versed before during some cortisone ...

Posted 9 Jul 2013 6 answers

GaviLyte-C - I had a colonoscopy 2 days ago and prep was Gavilyte - C. I have had severe thigh?

... cramps and feet tingles. What can I do to relieve this side effect? I saw a Dr but they never suggested it may be from prep

Posted 20 Mar 2014 1 answer

Propofol - Is temporary paralysis considered a side effect of this drug?

Had a recent procedure, first time using propofol. Could not stand or walk when being discharged from the surgery center. Is this normal, has anyone else had this effect?

Posted 6 Mar 2014 1 answer

Why does Propofol burn SO bad when injected?

I went for a colonoscopy yesterday. All I can remember is screaming because of the horrific pain at the Propofol insertion site. The Dr. Told me there would be " a little burning"! Had I ...

Posted 7 Aug 2013 4 answers

I had a colonoscopy several years ago for rectal bleeding and severe pain and was told never to?

take ibuprofen again. Will Naproxen cause the same side affects? I am not suppose to take aspirin because I am taking Depakote (right?) and doesn't Tylenol cause longterm problems too? What can ...

Posted 11 Dec 2013 2 answers

Has anyone received $20 MoviPrep Rebate?

I took MoviPrep in later October for colonoscopy and it worked well. I sent in $20 Rebate from on November 1st - it said I would receive check in 4-6 weeks. After 12 weeks and several calls to the ...

Posted 23 Jan 2013 3 answers

Does Methocarbamol contain aspirin, ibuprofen, or Naproxen?

I take one methocarbamol 750 mg nightly for leg cramps ("charlie horses"). I have to have a colonoscopy soon and I am to stop taking any drug that contains any of the above medications a ...

Posted 26 Jan 2013 2 answers

My scheduled for a colonoscopy tomorrow first thing am. He takes levorthoryoxine, was told to only?

take his metoprol, their only interested in his heart. he didn't take it this am , and was told not to take it tomorrow, I sawonthe internet that if he misses 2 doses to contact his doctor. ...

Posted 1 Jan 2014 0 answers

What's the Difference Between Diverticulitis, Diverticulosis & Diverticula?

I recently went for a colonoscopy, and an upper endoscopy. My PCP panicked, and I went to a different gastro Doc than I usually do. I've been going for these for about 36 years and they always ...

Posted 14 Nov 2013 4 answers

I have been having major stomach issues. My stool is now black?

At my colonoscopy they found hemorrhaging, but couldn't tell where it was coming from. What should I do.

Posted 28 Nov 2013 3 answers

Do you have to discontinue Melatonin before an operation?

My Doctor stopped me from taking any medications containing aspirin before I had a colonoscopy done by her. Now I have to have another colonoscopy because she did not feel prepared to take out more ...

Posted 16 Jul 2013 1 answer

Fentanyl for colonoscopy and daily celexa use?

what are the chances of developing serotonin syndrome from a one time use of fentanyl in a patient that takes celexa 40 mg daily?

Posted 27 Nov 2013 1 answer

Colonoscopy - Has anyone had a bad reaction to propofol?

Hi. I need to schedule a colonoscopy/endoscopy and all the doctors I have spoken with use propofol. I've read that it's a very strong sedative and I do not want to be totally out. Has ...

Posted 31 Oct 2013 1 answer

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