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Before a colonoscopy, the patient will be instructed to:

  • Follow a special diet the day before the exam that will include only clear liquids like plain water, tea and coffee without milk or cream, broth and carbonated beverages. 
  • Take a laxative the night before colonoscopy or use the laxative both the night before and the morning of the procedure to empty the colon.
  • Adjust or stop medications temporarily at least a week before the procedure

After a colonoscopy, the patient will be instructed to:

  • Take rest for a day till the full effects of the sedative wear off. Do not drive or operate machinery on the day of colon examination. 
  • Arrange someone to drive back to the patient’s home.
  • To eat a special diet temporarily in case of polyp removal.
  • To walk as walking helps in getting relief from bloating, gas and abdominal discomfort.
  • Consult the doctor immediately in case of bleeding or blood clots or persistent abdominal pain or a fever. 



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