Some surgeons will insist on a prep, and I've done it many times. Just drink the prep slowly, and when the stool starts coming out clear, stop it. You don't have to drink the entire thing. Good luck.
49 years old, CD since I was a child.
Six resection surgeries, permanent ostomy, adverse reactions to Remicade, finally off of Prednisone, hoping for a long remission from this last surgery.