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... it really is appreciated. ... (20 replies)
... First of all, let me say that no two people are alike and that your results may differ from mine. With that said, I would like to detail my recent colonoscopy in hopes that it may enlighten those who have yet to have one and those who may have had one a while back and things are always changing. ... (2 replies)
Nov 2, 2006
... First, I would like to say what a wonderful, amazing, supportive group of people reside here on this board! You are all so caring and supportive. Thank you all for your time and efforts to share your opinions and stories with me over the past month or so. I cannot stress how much I appreciate all of you. ... (3 replies)

Colonoscopy fears
Sep 26, 2004
... Don't be too worried about the colonoscopy. I have not had one but my husband has and it really is no problem. Many people say that the laxative is awful to drink but he did not feel it was too bad. ... (9 replies)
... solution, then I'd be suspicious of IBS. But I didn't want to delay checking for "the bad things" if it sounded like something serious. And I thought those of you on this board would be the ones most likely to know that. ... (25 replies)
... kidney damage... many have switched over to the disgusting regimen of dulcolax in the morning and then go or halflighyly... there is NOTHING light about it! If you have time, I would say try to eat lightly for a couple days prior to the procedure... Then usually I would say "follow your GI's instructions. ... (9 replies)
... He told my wife this one really looks good, sending off to get results but he said he is confident nothing will be abnormal. So he has said to her as long as results come back like he thinks.. ... (9 replies)
... If you're painful constipation continues, with no results from an enema or the drink, I would be more inclined to think you have a blockage, which could be caused by a polyp, if it's grown significantly, what about diverticulitis though? ... (3 replies)
... Sorry to hear you are having to redo your tests. Hopefully they will be able to perform a successfull colonoscopy this time. There are some great tips on the boards on how to use various prep solutions and as you found out the first time, you really do need to be cleaned out thoroughly. ... (6 replies)
... am sooo grateful they will be putting me under for the procedures!! I am more scared what they will find at this point because I seriously have no idea what they are going to tell me. I know it has got to be something because no one is this sick for this long unless it is something. ... (9 replies)
... I had 2 more episodes that luckily were treated by oral antiobiotics and did not require hospitalizaton. Susan...the docs are right...this disease for some reason only worstens in younger people. And it can kill you if not taken care of... ... (7 replies)
... I understand your fear. I went throught this nightmare 6 months ago. The colonoscopy is so routine anymore it is nearly like getting your teeth cleaned. I am not trying to downplay your fear because I had the same. ... (6 replies)

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