Safety:  UNSAFE

Bottom line:  Do NOT perform MRI

Pill Capsule Endoscopy

Safety:  Unsafe

Risks:  Thermal, burn

Conditions:  N/A


  • Capsule excretion MUST be positively verified prior to MRI
  • If not, contact the physician for evaluation and possible abdominal x-ray before undergoing an MRI examination

Bottom line: Do NOT perform MRI