Barium Swallow (cont.)
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After the Procedure
When you return home, you can resume your normal diet unless you are advised otherwise by your doctor. Because the barium is white, your stools will be chalky and light-colored for 1 to 3 days. Do not be concerned about this.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/6/2013
Arasi Thangavelu-Veluswamy, MD, FAAEM
Bhupinder Anand, MD
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