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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 • 16 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 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
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 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 5 days ago by • 0 answers
was pre-scribed as part of prep for colonoscopy, should I take it before starting to drinking the wash and how long before. Thank you.
Posted 17 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
Procedure is at 9 and I'm thirsty but directions don't say if I can drink liquids up to procedure time.
Posted 17 May 2017 by • 0 answers
I had 3 brain aneurysms 2 years ago and had surgeries to eliminate them, including a craintiotomy. I had my yearly angiogram yesterday and inadvertently scheduled the colonoscopy tomorrow. I know I should avoid strain and lifting due to the femoral artery being used for entrance. Is this safe to ...
Suprep - Is there pills we can take instead of this nasty tasting liquid. The last sip I had to spit
Posted 20 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
... it out or throw the whole thing up... This is my first and last colonoscopy. Unless they come up with something different
Posted 21 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I am scheduled for a colonoscopy for Tuesday, February 21 and I ate a regular meals and spinach pie, can I still take suprep bowel prep kit?
Posted 26 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
Begins with 'pro-'...
Posted 6 Apr 2017 by • 2 answers
My GI Dr gave me this med for stomach pain, abdominal area is enormous and hard and sensitive to pressure most of the time. After colonoscopy, endoscopy and CT scan, he said there was a little erosion and dx GERD. I don't have heartburn or reflux and I took this for several weeks with no ...
Posted 3 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I had my colonoscopy yesterday morning at 7 but every time since then when I eat I have diarrhea. It is now 10 pm the day after the procedure. What should I do?
Posted 9 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
i had a colonoscopy doctor said i have a slow bowel and I will not take laxatives. Now I am dependent on enemas. I have tried all the suggestions on diet and everything the doctor said and if nothing works use the enemas?