X-ray and Digital Fluoroscopy Preparation
If a preparation kit is indicated, please pick up your kit 2 days prior to your exam at Reno Diagnostic Centers. You must begin your prep 24 hours in advance. There is no additional charge for the kit.
Upper GI/Small Bowel Series
Nothing by mouth for 6 hours prior to exam.
Nothing by mouth for 8 hours prior to exam. Clear liquid diet for 24 hours prior to exam. A bowel preparation kit is necessary.
Nothing by mouth for after midnight prior to exam. A bowel preparation kit is necessary.
Must be off anti-depressants for 48 hours. Nothing by mouth 2 hours prior to exam, except water and needed medication. Patients should keep hydrated. No solid food or other liquids. Patients will need a driver. Patient to remain at RDC for 2-4 hours after the injection for observation after exam.