Preparation for Colonoscopy
3 DAYS BEFORE THE EXPLORATION MAKE A DIET WITHOUT FIBER:
• You can take:, broths, meats and fished to the plate or boiled, hard cheeses, biscotes or cookies without fiber, toast, strained juices, infusions, tea, coffee and drinks without gas, omelettes. • It cannot take: Rice and pastas, salads, vegetables and vegetables, fruits, potatoes, meats and fished in sauce, sausages, fats, pastry and drinks with gas.
• Not take during before week medicines that have iron (Ferogradumet, Tardyferon, Lactoferrina, etc.). • Not take medicines like Sintrom, Pradaxa, Aldocumar, Eliquis or that contains Clopidogrel (Escover, Plavix,…) • If you take Adiro, Tromalyt or similar, take 100 mg 5 days before the exploration. • Notify if you have allergies to any medication
DAY BEFORE EXPLORATION YOU MAKE A LIQUID DIET AND THE PREPARATION WITH MOVIPREP (C.N. 673610.4):
The preparation with Moviprep® consists of 2 transparent bags with 2 sachets A and B each. The objective of this preparation is to achieve an adequate cleansing of the intestine. It is necessary that the stools become completely liquid and almost transparent. Failure to do so could reduce the quality of the scan.
Follow the instructions below to prepare MOVIPREP®:
** STEP 1:** . Open one of the transparent bags and remove envelopes A and B. . Add the contents of sachets A and B to a 1-litre container. . Add 1 liter of water to the container and shake until all the powder has dissolved and the solution is clear or slightly cloudy. This can take up to 5 minutes. . Drink the liter of solution trying to drink 1 full glass every 15 minutes
STEP 2: . Drink ½ liter of clear liquid (water, fruit juice without pulp, soft drinks, tea or coffee without milk), to prevent the sensation of thirst and avoid dehydration.
If you have the TEST IN THE MORNING:
The day before the examination at 6:00 p.m., start taking MOVIPREP® with STEP 1 and when finished, repeat STEPS 1 and 2 with the other transparent bag. At night you can drink liquids but not solids.
If you have the AFTERNOON TEST:
On the same day of the test at 8:00 in the morning, start taking MOVIPREP® with STEP 1 and when finished, repeat STEPS 1 and 2 with the other transparent bag.
You must provide: Medication you usually take.
In case of doubts, cancellation of the exploration, or if you have any questions about the preparation, communicate it as soon as possible on any of our telephones
DAY OF THE EXPLORATION:
• Don’t eat anything 6-8 hours before the exploration (LIQUID and SOLID). • Come with another person if you make a colonoscopy. • If you make a colonoscopy, it’s forbidden drive after the exploration • Take with you the prescription of your doctor, the authoritation (if it’s necessary) and the preintervention blood test.