Preparing for Your Colonoscopy


Preparing for Your Colonoscopy

A bowel cleanse, or “bowel prep,” is something you need to do before your colonoscopy. Bowel prep isn’t fun, but it’s important to do it right. It will help your health care provider get a clear view of the inside of your colon. Watch and learn what you need to do to get ready for your appointment.

Medical Reviewer: Lehrer, Jenifer, MD
Medical Reviewer: Sather, Rita, RN

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