It would be most unusual to intubate for a colonoscopy
is commonly used for sedation. The coughing and chills is unlikely to be related to the propofol. However, your sore throat
may be due to oxygen
that may have been administered during the procedure. This can have a drying effect on the throat and lead to a sore throat. The pain in your lower body is most likely due to the colonoscopy procedure which can irritate the bowel.
Dr K A Pottinger,