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▸ Prepare for the test

1 FAST from 9pm on the day before the test before. This means that you consume no food and drink only water prior to the test. Avoid drinking too much water before the test.
2 Do not drink any alcohol, avoiding staying up too late or overeating on the day before the test. Please make sure to get enough sleep.
3 A day prior to the colonoscopy, eat only low-fiber foods like rice, noodles, fish, and meat. The following list of foods should not be eaten in the days leading up to the colonoscopy because they are high in fiber:
dairy foods (e.g. milk, cheese), eggs, any kinds of mushrooms, vegetables, fruits, sesame, and nuts.
4 Administer an enema solution at the clinic in the morning of the examination.

▸ Prior Notice of the Test

The examination day

1 Please do not eat, drink water, and smoke. As urine sample will be collected in the clinic, please go to the toilet one hour prior to your arrival.
2 Please arrive on time and keep relaxed for the examination.
3 Please bring your photo ID.
4 Please take care of your personal belongings and do not ware jewelry.
5 Please wear loose fitting clothes that are easy to put on and take off.
6 Please notice the operator if you are pregnant or on your period.
7 If you are using long-term control medicines for hypertension and diabetes, please stop taking these medicines on the examination day. Please bring the medicine you are taking, and make sure to discuss with your doctor.
8 Please cancel or put off your outpatient appointment via phone at least three days prior to the test.
9 Please bring cash or submit an advance payment via wire transfer. (We do NOT accept credit card)