Gastric Bypass And Colonoscopy

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Colonoscopy Bowel Prep after Gastric Bypass Surgery, Part 2 – My Bariatric Life

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My Bowel Prep

 

Bowel prep is done to clear the bowel of all solid matter. The prep largely consists of drinking large amounts of clear liquids and laxatives the day before the colonoscopy. This is a day that you will want to stay home from the office.

 

My gastroenterologist asked me not to eat any nuts or seeds for one week prior to the colonoscopy as these can stink into the walls of the intestine.

 

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