New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Tom j
New Member


Date Joined May 2010
Total Posts : 1
   Posted 5/13/2010 1:01 PM (GMT -6)   
I had an ileostomy surgery last year. Can i use Picolax in order to prepare myself for the  Colonoscopy test, or should i use something else?
 
Thanks...

Becky77
Veteran Member


Date Joined Dec 2005
Total Posts : 1768
   Posted 5/13/2010 1:47 PM (GMT -6)   
Doesn't your doctor tell you what prep to do for the colonoscopy? Mine always mails an instruction sheet that tells me exactly what to do. I'd call the dr and ask what your options are of which type of prep.
Becky

32 yr old female-dx with Crohn's in '97 after emergency resection and appendectomy, 2nd resection '05, Bilateral pulmonary emboli 10/09
Currently on Humira, Omeprazole, Effexor, Seroquel, Calcium, Vit D
Coumadin stopped 3/15/10!!!!


cleo35
Regular Member


Date Joined Feb 2007
Total Posts : 430
   Posted 5/14/2010 10:52 AM (GMT -6)   
Tom J: My doc at U of Chicago had me on liquids for three days before the test. I had a total proctocolectomy though so I don't know if you had the same or not. I didn't drink any prep at all - my God, can't imagine what would have happened if I had :) Good luck!
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Monday, May 29, 2017 1:05 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,816,866 posts in 309,254 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 151715 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, TX_Rob.
407 Guest(s), 17 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
RedEyedArab, 81GyGuy, Maggie A, RickTrin, MrJones, Purrrsiankitty, thisisfun570, Marcipicus, NurseLisaOR, Immunity, Girlie, Mad Martha, TroubledTurds, kmclark1, Lena, Jinna, TX_Rob


Follow HealingWell.com on Facebook  Follow HealingWell.com on Twitter  Follow HealingWell.com on Pinterest
Advertisement
Advertisement

©1996-2017 HealingWell.com LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer