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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 22 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 ...

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.

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?

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 - what if I did the first dose, but can't get the second dose down? I keep throwing it up.?

Posted 13 Oct 2017 by upat3am 0 answers

... Will I still be able to have my colonoscopy? I have responded well to the first dose and have gone a lot. I am not running clear though. I still have darkness, but it is pure liquid, that's for sure.

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 ...

Has anyone had both flavours of Moviprep and if so which was easier to drink-lemon/lime or orange?

Posted 5 Dec 2017 0 answers

Have had two unsuccessful attempts at bowel prep for colonoscopy. First time used prep c kit but had no bowel movement and vomited everywhere after finished last drink. Was then told to change to Moviprep - worked slightly better but not well enough. Having third colonoscopy Friday. Have had to ...

If I'm having a colonoscopy at 11:00 a.m. can I take Magnesium Citrate 5 hrs. before procedure?

Posted 17 Nov 2017 by Hummel 0 answers

rather than the 4 hrs. recommended?

I have been suffering from severe low back on the left side for at least 10 yrs the best way to?

Posted 17 Nov 2017 by Looking for help76 0 answers

... describe it, it is very similar to hard labor contractions, my MRI's were normal had CT scans, xrays & colonoscopy the doctors cannot figure what is causing the pain does anyone know of a person who has gone through this & received a diagnosis ? I'm living with freezer burns ...

Suprep - Hour drive after last dose?

Posted 8 Aug 2017 by Eksb 1 answer

I am worried I might lose control between my house and the hour drive to the Colonoscopy. Should I adjust the time I take the prep?

Bowel Preparation - I am looking for an easy, good tasting prep for a colonoscopy for my sister. I?

Posted 10 Oct 2017 by sisterspal 2 answers

... worry that she is 77 and has never been able to have the procedure because she cannot tolerate the solutions that she has had to drink. I've heard that there is now a pill or tablet that is available. Please help me to find a product that she can tolerate to have the colonoscopy

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