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Taking prostate biopsy is an invasive procedure.
You should stop those medicines or not take any medicine which decreases the cogulability of blood .
If you have taken the colgout & these medicines since last long time then you should wait for few days for biopsy.
The colgout may lead to thrombocytopenis which may increase the bleeding risk.
should i not have proceedure until drugs out of system and how long
Colchicine remains in the system for more then the 3-5 days.
So it is better to avoid the procedure for a week.
Please discuss this with your surgeon.It is better to let him know about all medicines which you are taking.
I hope you have received the answer.
what about other drugs
The colchicine is longest to stay in system in comparison to other drugs.
The ginseng is absorbed early in system ,
ok what about stillnox
& metabolised through the liver.
The stillnox contains the zolpidem
The half life of it is about 3 hours.
It remains in the system for less time ,for about a day.
The remnant then have less effect ,as they are in minimum quantity.
Hope this all will help you.
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colgout 14 tablets taken over last weekend and monday my system emptied
Then you should wait.
is this enough time to still have op
Give a gap of about a week after your last dose of colgout.
longer than 5 days
Then biopsy can be attempted.
ok thanks you fillin gaps will ring surgeon tommorrow
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