There’s a Pill For That! Israeli Company Gets US FDA Green Light for Incomplete Colonoscopies.

Photo:  Given Imaging.

Photo: Given Imaging.

YOQNEAM, ISRAEL, [February 3, 2014] — Given Imaging Ltd, (NASDAQ: GIVN), a world leader in GI medical devices and pioneer of capsule endoscopy, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared PillCam COLON as a new modality to provide visualization of the colon.

It may be used for detection of colon polyps in patients after an incomplete optical colonoscopy with adequate preparation and a complete evaluation of the colon was not technically possible.

Continue reading Given Imaging press release.

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