Digestion Q&A by Dr. Lee

What is the importance of not having red Jell-O the night before a colonoscopy?

Medical Author Dr. Dennis Lee
Medical Author Dr. Jay W. Marks

Answer:

Undigested red Jell-O may not be completely evacuated from the colon and can look like blood.

Thank you for your question.


Last Editorial Review: 2/14/2007



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