CT-Scan with Contrast Procedures


Preparation

  1. Fasting of at least five (5) hours before the procedure. Fasting too much is okay.
  2. Creatinine blood test, may opt to do outside Asian Hospital with one month validity; if values are high, needs clearance from attending physician or nephrologist. This will be the basis if we can do a contrast study or not
  3. If patient is diabetic and is taking Metformin drugs, stop taking on the day of the procedure and may resume 48 hours after**
  4. If patient has to buy two tablets of Prednisone 30mg each, take the first tablet 12 hours before the procedure and second tablet two hours prior the procedure**

**Kindly disregard if not applicable

Release of Results

Two (2) hours after the procedure