Bowel Preparation: Purchase one 10 oz. bottle of magnesium citrate (in lemon-lime flavor). Do not purchase any magnesium citrate that is red in color.
Please abide by the following instructions the day before your procedure:
Note: Stop any iron supplements or vitamins containing iron four days prior to the procedure.
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At Digestive Healthcare Center, we are proud to offer capsule endoscopy and a wide range of other tests and procedures with your positive digestive health in mind. We will craft a personalized treatment plan with your needs in mind, answering any questions you have throughout the entire process. To learn more about the GI care we provide at our gastroenterology centers in New Jersey or to schedule an appointment, please contact us today.