Diet & Medications

Clear Liquid Diet

JUICES:

  • Apple Juice
  • White Grape Juice
  • Pineapple Juice

MISCELLANEOUS DRINKS:

  • Tea (hot or cold with lemon and/or sugar)
  • Coffee (with non-dairy creamer and sugar)
  • Soft drinks (any brand- colas and diet drinks are okay)
  • Crystal light (Any color but red or purple)
  • Gatorade, Powerade (Any color but red or purple)

JELLO:

  • Any flavor or color but red or purple

SOUPS:

  • Chicken and beef broth

MISC:

  • Popsicles (Any color but red or purple)
  • Hard candy is okay (peppermint, butterscotch, etc.)

Items That Are NOT Allowed:

  • NO SOLID FOODS
  • NO DAIRY PRODUCTS AT ALL
  • NO OATMEAL, GRITS, CREAM OF WHEAT
  • NO SLIM FAST PRODUCTS OR BOOST OR ANY MILK BASED SHAKES
  • NO INSTANT BREAKFAST DRINKS

JUICES:

  • NO RED OR PURPLE!!!

 

 

INSULIN DEPENDANT PATIENTS

DAY BEFORE PROCEDURE:

  • Take your normal morning dose of insulin.
  • Take only ½ of your evening dose of insulin for the night before your procedure.

DAY OF PROCEDURE:

  • Do not take your morning dose of insulin, but bring the insulin
    to the facility with you.

 

ORAL DIABETIC MEDICATION DEPENDANT PATIENTS

DAY BEFORE PROCEDURE:

  • Take your normal morning dose of oral diabetic medications.
  • Do not take the evening dose of your oral diabetic medications.

DAY OF PROCEDURE:

  • Do not take your morning dose of oral diabetic medications.