The videos are for information purposes only. Please follow your physicians specific instructions.
Prep 5-10 Days Prior
Review your prep
Please review your instructions for guidance on when to STOP:
Using any iron and fiber supplements.
If you are taking blood thinner medications, have a pacemaker or defibrillator, call our office and speak to a nurse.
Continue your other medications. Click here to watch an informational video.
Prep 3 Days Prior
STOP eating any raw fruits, raw vegetables, or vegetables containing seeds, corn, popcorn, nuts, and seeds and stop any fiber supplements until after the procedure.
If you have diabetes and are taking insulin, consult your diabetes physician for the correct dosage to take on the day of your exam.
Purchase Clear Liquid diet items. Click here to watch an informational video.
NO FOOD on the day before your procedure. Follow the Clear Liquid diet instructions. Drink plenty of water and liquids throughout the day to avoid dehydration.
Follow the detailed, step- by-step instructions for your prep.
NO USE OF MARIJUANA
(THC products) 12 hours prior to your procedure. Click here to watch an informational video.
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