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Colonoscopy prep
May 26, 2005
... Well, I just now got through the first round of Visicol, no problems except for the volume of liquid in such a short time, but I was able to handle it. I feel like I'm swimming in fluids. ... (6 replies)
... drs advice and have the colonoscopy! The prep day is no picnic, but once that is over, the procedure is a snap. They sedated me and I don't remember a thing and afterwards I just went home and slept a couple of hours. ... (8 replies)
... I'm glad your doctor is recommending this test. It's the best way to find any potential problems in the colon. So many people skip tests because they don't have symptoms but with colon cancer this is a bad idea. ... (8 replies)

... I just turned 51 awhile back and will be scheduling my first colonoscopy with my doctor when I see him next month. There's no family history but I try to take care of myself and have tests done when I'm suppose to. ... (4 replies)
... Any problems afterwards? ... (22 replies)
... it could very well be causing problems by now. Personally, I, along with many people, would like to see the standard 10 year guideline reduced to 5. ... (7 replies)
... could cause symptoms if it develops in a tight location and exerts pressure causing discomfort or pain. I was diagnosed on a routine screening colonoscopy which revealed Stage 3 colon cancer and I had had no symptoms prior to the test. ... (16 replies)
... The colonoscopy I had done 5 years ago was clear and doctor met with me afterwards to discuss. He didn't have an explanation for my nausea and bowel problems at that time, but it was later discovered I had a thyroid condition that was causing all my symptoms. ... (16 replies)
... I had a colonoscopy on Tuesday. The nurse said if its really bad he will wait till your completly awake and talk to you. I never saw him afterwards. ... (3 replies)
... I had a colonoscopy last December and used the Visicol pills. I didn't take the Mag drink afterwards though. My directions called for taking 4 pills every 15 min. ... (17 replies)
... iver which tells what can happen in a worst case scenario. But you know they must do it for legal purposes. I don't know what percent of colonoscopies end with problems but I'm sure it is very small. ... (9 replies)




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