Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy


No tobacco products 24 hours prior test.

Start clear liquid diet after lunch.

No solid foods, red or purple liquids, chewing gum, and alcohol.

Male patients will need to shave six inches above and below the navel.

No liquids after 10:00 pm.

You may drink a sip of water to take regular evening medications.

6:00 pm Drink ½ liter (16 oz.) of bowel prep solution. *Drinking through a straw may help with the taste. You may also suck on hard candy while drinking the solution.

After finishing half of the prep solution, drink two (2) 8 oz. glasses of water.

Gina Sam, MD/MPH P.C.
800 2nd Ave, 9th Floor

New York, NY 10017
Phone: 646-580-7984
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