• Women: Inform in case of pregnancy or suspicion of being.
  • Inform the current state of health. The procedure cannot be performed with fever and/or vomiting.
  • This test should always be performed under sedation. The patient must report a history of allergic reactions to sedation.
  • The patient must be accompanied by an adult on the day of the exam.
  • The patient must inform if he is oxygen dependent.
  • If the patient is uncontrolled hypertensive or uncontrolled diabetic, you must send a medical history so that the doctor can assess whether or not he can be sedated.
  • If the patient suffers from sleep apnea, cardiovascular diseases such as: pulmonary, cerebral or cardiac infarction or consciousness deficit, they should be performed under the supervision of an anesthesiologist.
  • Attend with comfortable clothes, do not wear girdles.
  • Depending on the findings of the examination and the doctor's criteria, a biopsy can be taken.
  • Patients who have active Colostomies must attend a prior assessment appointment at the Sabaneta Headquarters.
  • Be one (1) hour before the procedure for administrative procedures.

Preparation if the study is in the morning hours (until 12:00 m.)

  1. Two days before the exam consume soft diet as follows:
  • Breakfast:  panela water (if you are not diabetic), bread or cookies, consume aromatic and yellow jellies.
  • Lunch:  pasta soup, fat-free chicken bouillon or broth, mashed potatoes without seasonings, aromatic rice soup, and yellow jellies.
  • Dinner:  dinner no later than 6:00 pm, pasta soup, bouillon, fat-free chicken broth, mashed potatoes, rice soup, aromatic consuming and yellow jellies.
  1. Day before the exam:
  • Breakfast:  panela water (if you are not diabetic), bread or cookies, consume aromatic and yellow jellies.
  • Lunch:  pasta soup, fat-free chicken bouillon or broth, mashed potatoes without seasonings, aromatic rice soup, and yellow jellies.
  • Dinner:  dinner no later than 6:00 pm, pasta soup, bouillon, fat-free chicken broth, mashed potatoes, rice soup, aromatic consuming and yellow jellies.

Note:  during the days of preparation, you should not consume long-digesting foods such as salads with legumes, sausages, red meat, red or dark colored drinks, cassava, bananas, chickpeas, lentils, fruit seeds such as granadilla, guava, passion fruit, papaya. , watermelon and dairy. Do not eat gum or smoke during this time.

Option 1 Travad oral (healthy patient without any pathology up to 50 years of age)

  • At 7:00 pm take a 133 ml bottle of Travad oral lemon flavor, mixed in half a glass of natural orange juice, this must be filtered or Del Valle. Then drink one (1) liter of water.
  • At 9:00 pm take another 133ml bottle of Travad oral lemon flavor, mixed in half a glass of natural orange juice, this must be filtered or Del Valle. Then drink one (1) liter of water.
  • If you are constipated, take an additional bottle of Travad Oral eight (8) hours before the exam.

Option 2 Travad – PIK (healthy patient or with pathologies such as diabetic, hypertensive, and under 70 years of age).

  • At 06:00 pm take the first dose of Travad - PIK, dissolve the content of one (1) sachet of the product in 150ml of water, use a measuring cup. Then drink five 250ml glasses of water. Please follow the product specifications.
  • At 11:00 pm take a second dose of Travad - PIK, dissolve the content of one (1) sachet of the product in 150ml of water, use a measuring cup. Then drink five 250ml glasses of water. Please follow the product specifications.

Option 3: Travad-Colonpeg (patient with renal, hepatic, cardiac failure, congenital megacolon, over 70 years of age).

  • At 04:00 pm take the first dose of Travad - Colonpeg, dissolve the content of two (2) sachets of the product in two (2) liters of water and drink a glass every 15 minutes until the preparation is finished.
  • At 10:00 pm, repeat the previous process: take the first dose of Travad - Colonpeg, dissolve the content of two (2) sachets of the product in two (2) liters of water and drink a glass every 15 minutes until the preparation is finished.

Option 4: Nulitely (polyethylene glycol 110.1g) (Ideal for patients with renal failure or patients with congenital megacolon, intestinal obstruction, heart failure and dehydration).

  • Four (4) sachets of Nulitely (polyethylene glycol 110.1g). Each sachet must be diluted in one (1) liter of water, thus giving a total amount of four (4) liters of water; which should begin to be eaten at from 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  1. Exam day:
  • Fasting for at least six (6) hours. Patients over 60 years of age must fast for eight (8) hours due to slow intestinal transit. If the appointment is in the afternoon, you can eat an aromatic herb with cookies before the full six (6) hour fast.
  • Do not eat gum or smoke.
  • In the case of patients suffering from diabetes, high blood pressure or thyroid problems, they should take their respective medications at the usual time with a sip of water.
  • If you take any other control medication, please report it at the time of assignment to find out the case with the nursing area.
  • Four (4) hours before the exam, perform intestinal lavage by applying a 133ml rectal enema bag, retain it for 20 to 30 minutes and evacuate. This procedure must be carried out before coming to the Institution.

Preparation if the study is in the afternoon (after 12:00 noon)

  1. Two days before the exam consume soft diet as follows:
  • Breakfast:  panela water (if you are not diabetic), bread or cookies, consume aromatic and yellow jellies.
  • Lunch:  pasta soup, fat-free chicken bouillon or broth, mashed potatoes without seasonings, aromatic rice soup, and yellow jellies.
  • Dinner:  pasta soup, bouillon, fat-free chicken broth, mashed potatoes, rice soup, aromatic consuming and yellow jellies.
  1. Day before the exam:
  • Breakfast:  panela water (if you are not diabetic), bread or cookies, consume aromatic and yellow jellies.
  • Lunch:  pasta soup, fat-free chicken bouillon or broth, mashed potatoes without seasonings, aromatic rice soup, and yellow jellies.
  • Dinner:  dinner no later than 6:00 pm, Pasta soup, bouillon, fat-free chicken broth, mashed potatoes, rice soup, aromatic consuming and yellow jellies.

Note:  during the days of preparation, you should not consume long-digesting foods such as salads with legumes, sausages, red meat, red or dark colored drinks, cassava, bananas, chickpeas, lentils, fruit seeds such as granadilla, guava, passion fruit, papaya. , watermelon and dairy. Do not eat gum or smoke during this time.

  1. Exam day:
  • Fasting for at least six (6) hours. As the appointment is in the afternoon, you can have an aromatic herb with cookies before the full six (6) hour fast.
  • Do not eat gum or smoke.
  • In the case of patients suffering from diabetes, high blood pressure or thyroid problems, they should take their respective medications at the usual time with a sip of water.
  • If you take any other control medication, please report it at the time of assignment to find out the case with the nursing area.
  • Four (4) hours before the exam, perform intestinal lavage by applying a 133ml rectal enema bag, retain it for 20 to 30 minutes and evacuate. This procedure must be carried out before coming to the Institution.

Option 1 Travad oral (healthy patient without any pathology up to 50 years of age)

  • At 5:00 am take a 133 ml bottle of Travad oral lemon flavor, mixed in half a glass of natural orange juice, this must be filtered or from the valley. Then drink one (1) liter of water.
  • At 7:00 am take another 133ml bottle of Travad oral lemon flavor, mixed in half a glass of natural orange juice, this must be filtered or from the valley. Then drink one (1) liter of water.

Option 2 Travad – PIK (healthy patient or with pathologies such as diabetic, hypertensive, and under 70 years of age).

  • At 11:00 pm, take the first dose of Travad - PIK, dissolve the content of one (1) sachet of the product in 150ml of water, use a measuring cup. Then drink five 250ml glasses of water. Please follow the product specifications.
  • At 05:00 am, take a second dose of Travad - PIK, dissolve the content of one (1) sachet of the product in 150ml of water, use a measuring cup. Then drink five 250ml glasses of water. Please follow the product specifications.

Option 3: Travad-Colonpeg (patient with renal, hepatic, cardiac failure, congenital megacolon, over 70 years of age).

  • At 11:00 pm take the first dose of Travad - Colonpeg, dissolve the content of two (2) sachets of the product in two (2) liters of water and drink a glass every 15 minutes until the preparation is finished.
  • At 05:00 am, repeat the previous process: take the first dose of Travad - Colonpeg, dissolve the content of two (2) sachets of the product in two (2) liters of water and drink a glass every 15 minutes until the preparation is finished.

Option 4: Nulitely (polyethylene glycol 110.1g) (Ideal for patients with renal failure or patients with congenital megacolon, intestinal obstruction, heart failure and dehydration).

  • Four (4) sachets of Nulitely (polyethylene glycol 110.1g). Each sachet must be diluted in one (1) liter of water, thus giving a total amount of four (4) liters of water; which should begin to be eaten at from 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
  • Identification document.
  • Current order (does not apply to individuals).
  • Medical order and complete Clinical History with data justifying the study (EPS)
  • Medical order if you have it, if you do not have it, record why you want to carry out the study (Individuals)
  • Previous examinations related to the procedure.

* The patient must be older than 14 years and younger than 75 years. If you are over 75 years of age, it is necessary to schedule a general medicine consultation to be evaluated by the doctor.

* Oral Travad cannot be used in people with renal insufficiency, or in patients with congenital megacolon, intestinal obstruction, heart failure, and dehydration

* Diabetic patients who apply insulin:

Diabetic patients who apply insulin must bring their medication to be applied later to the exam. Clarify that it cannot be applied before the exam.

*Diabetic patients who do not apply insulin:

In the case of patients suffering from diabetes, they should take their respective medications with a sip of water.

* Anticoagulated patients must go to an assessment with their treating physician to indicate if they authorize the suspension of anticoagulants at least one week before the procedure.

* Follow the recommendations for each of the laxatives to ensure optimal preparation.

* If you are hypertensive, please take the medication with little water.

* Come accompanied by a person of legal age and who is able to make decisions for the patient.

* On the day of the exam, the patient cannot drive a vehicle and cannot attend as a motorcycle grill.

If for any reason it is not possible for you to attend your appointment or require additional information before or after it, please call: (604) 444 5690 option 5.