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... chicken is suppose to help with the nausea...and it did,i had no problem drinking the stuff...after drinking 4 cups of the stuff i was on the toilet for 2 hours and then i was fine...slept all night and had my colonoscopy at 8 the next morning... ... (13 replies)
... For a barium enema I was given a large dose of castor oil about 4 tablespoons. ... (9 replies)
... means your colon walls are clean and the scope will be able to examine all of the colon without any residual fecal matter clinging to wall and possibly blocking a small polyp. As far as the black item, you will get the answer tomorrow during your scope. ... (4 replies)

... Hi Monkey, Nice to meet you. You have done the right thing by coming to this message board for information. ... (45 replies)
... My mom has had a few surgeries for which flushing out was necessary, and a colonoscopy earlier this year too. ... (9 replies)
Colonoscopy prep
May 26, 2005
... is a pretty high CEA. ... (6 replies)
... is entired life around the ileostomy he is handling it but not really he knows that this is his way of life but i seem him as not really deal well with this its a total re adjustment of life and eating... ... (8 replies)
... the degree of anxiety you are feeling and how detrimental this 2 week wait will be for you? ... (68 replies)
... you'll spend a LOT of time in the bathroom! But the scope itself is easypeasy. And the peace of mind you'll have afterward is the best part. As with everything, the anticipation is the worst. You can do this and you'll be all the better for it. ... (3 replies)
... I hope you are feeling better today!! Having this colonoscopy test done is necessary but just preparing for it is hard on people physically and mentally. I'm sorry to hear you were unable to complete the prep. ... (20 replies)
... I thought I would check in today. So glad to hear from you. The next couple of days will be trying your patience. I'm sure you'll do just fine. The prep "is" the worst part in my opinion. ... (20 replies)
... Tomorrow is your apptn. which means you'll be doing your prep today for tomorrows test. right? ... (20 replies)
... I used the Miralax prep for my last test in May of 08. It was, BY FAR, the easiest of any prep I have done. ... (3 replies)
... I was not aware they were using Miralax as a prep per say. Not that they couldn't be, I just have never heard of it. It is usually used as just a laxative and used to be prescription only. I have used it myself and my sons as well who are still very small at 5 and 7. ... (3 replies)
... You must be a bag of nerves by now. On the one hand you were unlucky to have all of these occurrences happen to you but then again on the other hand .. ... (10 replies)
... nd the normal feeling you get when you know you need to "go." I felt the need to evacuate about 20 minutes after drinking the Phospho solution. I went on and off for the next 2 hours, but had no problem getting to the bathroom in time. During these 2 hours, you are drinking at LEAST 5 8oz. ... (5 replies)
... I have done 4 or 5 colon preps now including the one for my colon resection. I have done the gallon of GoLytely, Fleets Phospha Soda, Magnesium Citrate, and the 32 Osmo Pill Prep. ... (6 replies)
Cry For Help
Jan 10, 2008
... I also react that way to the contrast CT, so the thought of having to prep for any test freaks me out. We're grown ups and have to get the job done so prep I do. When you know how your body reacts the expected is alot easier than the unexpected. ... (6 replies)
... ing better. I didn't realize that you were in so much pain and discomfort from all of this. That sounds terrible, what you have been expreriencing. I feel bad for you. ... (45 replies)
... Thanks for checking on me, Lavender. Everything went very well with my colonoscopy. The prep was not as bad as I had expected. I kept the Vaseline handy by the toilet per posted recommendations but fortunately I did not need it. ... (45 replies)

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