Endoscopy procedure preparation

Endoscopy procedure preparation

Location: ADC Lakewood, 7600A  South Capital of TX HWY 360, Austin, TX 78731 

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Preparation Instructions:

  • Nothing by mouth after midnight, unless prep instructions state otherwise.
  •  If you are scheduled in the afternoon, you may have clear liquids until 6 hours prior to the test.  Exception: Medications may be taken with a sip of water only.
  • Please take routine medications with a sip of water the morning of your procedure, unless indicated otherwise by your doctor or nurse.
  •  Please remember to arrange for a responsible adult to stay with you during your procedure and to drive you home. If you do not have a responsible adult your procedure will be cancelled and rescheduled. If you need additional assistance please call the Gastroenterology office at (512) 901-4007.

Clear liquids include:

  • Black coffee (no creamer/dairy allowed)
  • Tea
  • Clear fruit juices (apple or white grape) *
  • Bouillon
  • Gelatin dessert (Jello) *
    * Do not eat or drink anything colored red or purple


There will be a $75 charge if you cancel your procedure within 3 business days of your scheduled date.