Day of surgery through three days after
Do not ingest anything by mouth after midnight on the day of surgery.
Begin sipping water and diluted electrolyte drinks as soon as possible after surgery. The nursing staff will provide further instructions.
|3 oz. sugar-free gelatin
|Regular, clear broth*
|Water, ice chips
|Diluted electrolyte drink**
*Three times per day, only at meal times
**Between meals only