patients need to be fasting 12 hrs prior to procedure.
make sure that the patients have had the bowel preparation - klean prep 2 sachets in 2 litres of water 16 hrs before procedure. (4 – 5 pm ) (or Picolax 2 sachet)
administer 80mg of simethicone 20mins before ingestion of the capsule.
patients should avoid taking any iron tablets 2 days prior procedure.
patients should abstain from smoking 12 hrs prior procedures.
patients can start taking clear fluids 2 hrs post procedure.
patients can start a normal diet and medicines 4 hrs post procedure.