Help! Need help with bowl prep for removal of ovarian cyst??

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Okay I hope I can get some answers for those who have had the laporotmy surgery, I've been asked by my surgeon to bowl peep the day before my surgery this Thursday however I'm supposed to meet with the hospital for pre op the day before surgery as well.My question is when should I start bowl prep my appointment for the hospital is set for 10:30 am wednsday will I be okay if I wait until after this , I know I should call my doctors office for the answer tomorrow just wondering if any of you ladies did this a certain time in the am or pm, I was also told no solid food the day before surgery just jello, Gatorade, water ect...thanks for your replies

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    I was nil by mouth from midnight befor my surgery xx I had my surgery 9.40am next morning xx as for bowel prep I'm not sure as my surgeon just asked to make sure I could empty my Bowel naturally luckily I went day befor xx advice for you get some natural laxatives cuz by god I went over a week befor I could go xx 3weeks post op xx good luck xxx
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    That stuff is made by the devil. If you can get through the bowl prep day you are all good. I have nightmares about that magnisium stuff!!!!! Plan to camp out in the potty for hours
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    You absolutely cannot leave the house after you drink that stuff. I would suggest you not even leave the bathroom after the first bottle
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