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How bad is a spinal tap or lumbar puncture?

Posted 15 Nov 2012 by sara12345 13 answers

Especially interested in anyone who wasn't sedated. I've been awake for my endoscopy and colonoscopy with sedation which everyone else doesn't remember. I'm scheduled for one and am told that I will be given some mild sedation. But I'm a bit nervous, especially since ...

Why does Propofol burn SO bad when injected?

Posted 7 Aug 2013 by Rixiesmom 33 answers

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 not fallen asleep I would have pulled the line out. I am not a baby with no pain tolerance, but this ...

Propofol vs versed?

Posted 9 Jul 2013 by johnw489 13 answers

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 injections in my back and never had problems. im afraid if they only offer propofol as a choice i might not ...

If I am passing clear liquid at 8pm after first dose of suprep at 6pm, do I have to take second dose

Posted 31 Jan 2017 by Soliver3r 1 answer

... at 4am before procedure at 10am?

I want the timeline. I have colonoscopy at 8 am. Suprep has to be taken 16 oz first followed by 32?

Posted 2 Jun 2011 by shantiom 4 answers

... oz water, 10 to 12 hours later the same thing 16 oz of suprep followed by 32 oz of water. At What time I should start taking suprep the day before. Should I not sleep before the procedure? or the procedure should be scheduled in the afternoon?

Does Methocarbamol contain aspirin, ibuprofen, or Naproxen?

Posted 26 Jan 2013 by Vicky Evans 2 answers

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 week before.

Quick answer, please. How close can 2nd dose of Suprep be?

Posted 21 Oct 2016 by Nmttx 1 answer

I was suppose to take my Suprep at 5:00pm then 10:00pm. But, it took me 2.5 hours to drink the first dose. Is it OK to take the 2nd dose? Also how long before your colonoscopy do you have to be finished drinking? Thank you

Suprep Bowel Prep Kit - My stools are yellow and watery. Do I need to do the second round of?

Posted 7 Jun 2018 by Extreme measures 1 answer

Began the prep for a colonoscopy tomorrow at 8:30am. I took the first Suprep at 6pm. My stools are yellow/watery now. I’m due to take the second dose at 5am, do I need that dose??

Bowel Preparation - I took 1st dose of Suprep almost 4 hrs ago & have had 1 regular bowel move-?

Posted 26 Oct 2012 by CAW23 1 answer

... ment, certainly not what I should have had. I take a 2nd dose at 4 AM but this doesn't seem right. Anyone have any advice? Colonoscopy is at 8 AM CST

What do you mix in lieu of water, with your Suprep? I have a colonoscopy scheduled for August 13,?

Posted 15 Jul 2018 by Lamborghinigal 2 answers

Hi, I'd rather use something else instead of the water, with my Suprep. Has anyone tried anything else with this? Thank you.

How late the night before a 2:30 pm colonoscopy can I take the 1st dose of Suprep? I won’t be able

Posted 19 Aug 2018 by Nlokoff 1 answer

... to start at 6 pm as prescribed

Swallowed suppository?

Posted 21 Nov 2009 by ebrooker 2 answers

I just recently found out that my grandfather when to have a colonoscopy done and swallowed his suppository instead inserting them in the rectum. This was a month or so ago and he has been having terrible stomach problems since. Diarrhea, loss of appetite, he was informed that he now has bacteria ...

Do you have to discontinue Melatonin before an operation?

Posted 16 Jul 2013 by elsiemedin 1 answer

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 than the three polips she did. there are more and she referred me to a surgeon who will make another ...

Can Moviprep cause blood pressure to rise?

Posted 1 Sep 2009 by kennesaw1 7 answers

I've always had low/normal blood pressure (110/70). Four days ago I had a colonoscopy and the night before I had to drink Moviprep. I could barely tolerate the saltiness of that stuff! Well, I was fine until last night when I started feeling weak and a little ill. I decided to take my blood ...

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