Procedures/Preparations >> Flexible Sigmoidoscopy & IRC >> Preparation for your Sigmoidoscopy/IRC
Preparation for your Sigmoidoscopy/IRC
- Obtain 2 fleet enemas and milk of magnesia'
(These items may be purchased over the counter in your pharmacy')
- The day before the procedure please take two tablespoons of milk of magnesia at 3:00 pm.
The day of the procedure take one fleet enema 1 hour before your scheduled procedure.
Take the second fleet enema ½ hour before your scheduled procedure.
- Do not eat or drink anything for five (5) hours prior to your procedure. Please call our office if you have any questions.