Shopping list for your colonoscopy prep
A shopping list for food, drinks, and other items you will need during your colonoscopy prep will help you have a successful prep.
For five days before your colonoscopy, stay on a low-residue diet with these foods:
It's essential that you stay on a clear liquid dietthe day before your colonoscopy. The following are acceptable:
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