Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP) Proedure Prep
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Outpatient

  1. Day Prior to exam, take two (2.5 mg) Dulcolax tablets between 12:00 noon and 2:00 pm.
  2. Only Clear liquids after midnight the day prior to exam
  3.  Patient may take regularly prescribed medications.
  4.  Creatinine will need to be drawn prior to scheduling appointment.
  5.  If your patient has any allergies to Iodine, IV contrast, medications, or food, please contact Gastrointestinal Radiology prior to scheduling to discuss the prep needed for your patient.

Schedule an appointment

If you would like to schedule an appointment for your patient, please contact Duke University Hospital Radiology Centralized Scheduling at (919) 684-7999.

If you have any questions regarding this procedure, please contact the division of Gastrointestinal Radiology, Duke University Hospital, at (919) 684-7257, Monday thru Friday, 7:30am – 4:00pm.


Inpatient

All inpatient GU exams are performed at Duke Hospital North GI/Fluoro.

Schedule an appointment

If you would like to schedule an appointment for your patient, please place your order in Maestro and the department will contact you with a date and time.

For questions regarding this procedure, please place your order in Maestro and then contact the division of Gastrointestinal Radiology, Duke University Hospital, at (919) 684-7257, Monday thru Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm.