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Posted 15 Nov 2012 by • 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 ...
Posted 7 Aug 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 9 Jul 2013 by • 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 • 1 answer
... at 4am before procedure at 10am?
Posted 2 Jun 2011 by • 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?
Posted 26 Jan 2013 by • 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.
Posted 18 Sep 2014 by • 2 answers
Posted 21 Oct 2016 by • 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
Posted 7 Jun 2018 by • 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??
Posted 26 Oct 2012 by • 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
Posted 15 Jul 2018 by • 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.
Posted 19 Aug 2018 by • 1 answer
... to start at 6 pm as prescribed
Posted 21 Nov 2009 by • 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 ...
Posted 16 Jul 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 1 Sep 2009 by • 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 ...