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... Generally, the darker the food color, the higher the fiber content. Bran flakes can be added to just about any food or eaten as a cold cereal with milk and cut up prunes. Soak prunes overnight in a little water to soften them. ... (11 replies)
... My colonoscopy is this week, and right now I have a terrible cold. I can hardly breathe, my throat hurts and my head is pounding. ... (2 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)

... I am doing my colonoscopy prep today and will have my colonoscopy tomorrow morning. I have had other ones, and hated the prep. ... (13 replies)
... If this is your first colonoscopy a few helpful tips. Make sure the prep drink is cold before starting it. Use a straw and chug it down, that way you taste less of it. ... (2 replies)
... I just had a colonoscopy on Wednesday. ... (19 replies)
... mix it in a 5 oz. glass of cold water. If it heats up let it cool first before drinking. You must continue to stir while drinking the glass of water to ensure all the laxative has dissolved. ... (4 replies)
Jul 29, 2007
... As mentioned before, I just had my third colonoscopy and have a few tips and some info for you, based on my experiences with the test. ... (25 replies)
Jul 26, 2007
... I just had my third colonoscopy and have a few tips and some info for you, based on my experiences with the test. ... (6 replies)
... Had 6 months of chemo, which ended in late October '06. I am coming up on the 1 year anniversary of my surgery, and am scheduled for a colonoscopy on March 9. I am a little nervous about it, but I think I'll be fine...My question concerns the sedation for my scope. ... (9 replies)
... As a veteran of several colonoscopy preps, I found the best way to handle the phosphosoda was to get it very cold, put it in a shot glass, chug it down in a few quick swallows, then take the beverage it was supposed to be mixed with followed by chocolate Italian ices which killed the phospho taste. Diluting that vile stuff only prolonged the yucky taste. Also, it is fine to... (9 replies)
... I did once colonoscopy 10 years ago, the doctor didn't give to me the sedation. ... (19 replies)
... oscope onlys goes as far as the sigmoid colon. The sigmoid colon is that part of the colon attached to the rectum. This is only the last part of the colon so the colonoscopy would roughly cover three or four times more colon than the sigmoidoscope. ... (19 replies)
... ortant, a few extra minutes between glassfuls won't make a big difference. If you can get through at least half of it or better you may be 'clean' enough for the colonoscopy anyway even without an irrigation. ... (19 replies)
... In the ascending colon, a 3 mm diminutive, sessile polyp was seen and removed completely with regular cold biopsy forceps. ... (11 replies)
Mar 10, 2009
... First of all, the colonoscopy is not bad at all. You don't remember a thing. The only part you want to avoid is the anxiety connected with the anticipation. ... (8 replies)
... yes, the post that said...drink like, 8 oz every ten or 15 minutes. And make sure its cold. I dont know what size the jug was for mine. Looked bigger than a gallon to me. With white powder in it. It really didnt taste like anything. It was trying to drink that much. My hubby was my cheerleader. I took half the day getting it down. Matter of fact...i think the... (5 replies)
... I'm doing ok with it though, I found a Dr that likes to work with menopausal women. When I started with her, I already had my colonoscopy scheduled, and she was happy about that. ... (10 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. I am glad I was only required to take Fleets phospho soda and not any suppositories or anything else. The nursing staff at the doctor’s... (45 replies)
... Thanks! I'll give my nurse a call. (2 replies)

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