Is there another way to do bowel prep before a colonoscopy?

This question was asked in Omaha, Nebraska on 03/20/2012.
I was not able to handle the colonoscopy preparation. Is there another way to clear my colon in order for the exam to be done?

Doctors Answers (1)

Harsha Vittal, M.D.
Answered on: 3/21/2012

There are numerous bowel preps but they all entail drinking a solution to clean out your colon. Contact your gastroenterologist for other choices.