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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 20 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?

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 9 days ago 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.

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

Posted 12 days ago 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

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?

Suprep Bowel Prep Kit - I forgot and mixed my last dosage with Cranberry Juice (Red). What should I?

Posted 19 Jul 2017 by kcole29 1 answer

... do? Should I just drink more water, or do I have to cancel the colonoscopy?

GaviLyte-G - how much time is required prior to appointment? (Including the 3hr. after finishing the

Posted 5 Sep 2017 by mamastoy 0 answers

... 4 liters) of GaviLyte-G bowel prep for colonscopy

I am on gabapentin. I am having a colonoscopy next week. Is there an NSAID or acetaminophen in it?

Posted 11 Aug 2017 by megrooms 1 answer

I am having a colonoscopy next week. Is there a NSAID or acetaminophen in gabapentin?

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 ...

Will milk of magnesium turn my stool black?

Posted 4 Aug 2017 by Nice1004 0 answers

I was constipated and used this to go. I noticed my stool is black. I didn't have to strain or anything. It has me scared and my Dr is in the process of getting me a colonoscopy. I take iron pills and probiotics. I have had constipation problems since taking metformin. I also have acid reflux ...

Polyethylene Glycol 3350 - When should it start working it's been two hours?

Posted 2 Aug 2017 by Gatorparents 0 answers

I have to take peg-3350 for colonoscopy tomorrow did the two hour thing and i haven't gone yet should i be concerned? Finish the other half at 2:00a.m

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