Preparation for EGD
- DO NOT EAT OR DRINK anything the morning of your procedure- NOTHING AFTER MIDNIGHT.
- DO NOT TAKE ANY BLOOD THINNERS OR ASPIRIN for ONE WEEK prior to your procedure.
- DO NOT SMOKE MARIJUANA OR TAKE ARTHRITIS MEDICATION for 3 days prior to your procedure.
- DO NOT TAKE DIABETES PILLS OR INSULIN unless directed otherwise.
- You will be receiving sedation during the procedure and WILL NEED SOMEONE TO DRIVE YOU HOME.