Can you take aspirin prior to a colonoscopy?

This question was asked in Apple Valley, Minnesota on 11/26/2012.
My husband has an appointment tomorrow morning. Can he take an Aleve tonight?

Doctors Answers (1)

Harsha Vittal, M.D.
Answered on: 11/27/2012

Do not use asa or nsaids prior to getting a colonoscopy.