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Does colonoscopy require drugs ?

hi: I need to have a colonoscopy to evaluate probable colon cancer but I m unable to find anyone to do an unsedated exam ( allergic to the drugs)......had a virtual but need a regular colonoscopy (polyps,masses etc). most of the world does these without drugs; any suggestions ?
Asked On : Mon, 21 Mar 2011
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Hello and welcome to Healthcare magic.!
It is advisable to get a regular colonoscopy done by an experienced doctor, but any indications for getting a colonoscopy done? Were you referred by another doctor or any other complaints that prompted you to go for a colonoscopy?
Regards and best wishes.
Answered: Mon, 21 Mar 2011
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