Tis the week before colonoscopy
It’s time to pick up my meds and wipes
Avoid iron pills, fiber, imodium, lomotil, plavix and warfarin.
Tis the day before colonoscopy
It’s time for clear liquid diet for breakfast, lunch and dinner
No milk, veggies, fruits, meat, grains, seeds or nuts.
Tis the night before colonoscopy
It’s time to take the first dose of my bowel prep agent
I’m ready to pass more time in the loo.
Tis the morning before colonoscopy
It’s time to take the 2nd half of my prep, 4hrs before the scope
Nothing by mouth 2 hours before the scope.
Tis the hour after my colonoscopy
My doc said I did a good job with my prep
Yippee! It’s time to get something to eat.
Adewale Ajumobi, MD @bowelprepguide.com