The preparation for small bowel capsule endoscopy is found below.  Please print the instructions and read them carefully.  Good luck!

 

Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy

  • PLEASE ARRIVE at 7:30 a.m. FOR YOUR CAPSULE ENDOSCOPY.
  • PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO DRINK UNTIL TWO HOURS AFTER THE PROCEDURE STARTS AND YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO EAT UNTIL FOUR HOURS AFTER THE PROCEDURE STARTS.  You will be able to eat regular food four hours after your procedure starts.
  • PLEASE PLAN TO RETURN AT 4PM TO RETURN THE BELT RECORDER.

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