Magnesium Citrate

By | December 8, 2014

Colonoscopy Preparation Instructions with Magnesium Citrate . IMPORTANT: For the best results and to prevent the need to cancel or reschedule your colonoscopy:

COLONOSCOPY PREPARATION ‐ MAGNESIUM CITRATE No prescription necessary, purchase over the counter Three 10 fluid ounce bottles – Lemon or Lime flavor only

Magnesium Citrate Prep for Colonoscopy One week before your colonoscopy You will need to buy the following supplies for your colonoscopy preparation.

magnesium citrate prep please read the prep instructions now to know the steps well ahead of the procedure date. if you have any questions about the prep instructions, please call our

PREPARATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR ColonosCoPy wiTh MaGnesiuM CiTraTe / BisaCodyl PreP da’e of Proced(re _____ arri)al Time _____

W w w . c d c r s a . c o m Gennaro A. Daniels, MD Garner P. Johnson, MD, FACS, FASCRS Brian F. Steckel, MD Nora L. Yip, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Avoid red and liquids with pulp. Beverages Broth Desserts Water Sprite, 7-Up, Ginger Ale Gatorades, Kool-Aid Tea or coffee (no milk or cream) Apple Juice, White grape juice

MAGNESIUM CITRATE BOWEL PREP FOR COLONOSCOPY (SPLIT DOSE) PURCHASE AT THE PHARMACY: • 2 bottles of Magnesium Citrate(available over the counter) 8-10 dollars

COLONOSCOY PREPARATION INSTRUCTIONS DULCOLAX TABLETS WITH MAGNESIUM CITRATE BOWEL PREP. ALL PATIENTS: You should be on a clear liquid diet for the entire day before your scheduled colon examination.

Commonly asked Questions: How do I know if my prep is adequate? The stool should be watery in consistency. It does not have to be clear in color like water since

Sodium picosulfate, magnesium oxide, citric acid Monograph Updated version may be found at pbm.va.gov or vaww.pbm.va.gov 1 Sodium Picosulfate, Magnesium Oxide, and

Instructions for pre-surgical Magnesium Citrate Bowel Prep: At 4 pm the night before surgery, drink 8oz of Magnesium Citrate. The Magnesium Citrate will induce diarrhea.

O Miralax 238 gram powder OTC over the counter (can find in the laxative section). o One bottle of magnesium citrate, 10 oz OTC near laxative section. You will need to use magnesium citrate only if you don’t have good results and if you

Colonoscopy Preparation Instructions with Magnesium Citrate . IMPORTANT: For the best results and to prevent the need to cancel or reschedule your colonoscopy:

DULCOLAX TABLETS WITH MAGNESIUM CITRATE BOWEL PREP. ALL PATIENTS: At 2 PM on the afternoon before your colonoscopy, take 4 Dulcolax laxative tablets (Bisacodyl, 5 mg each). These can be purchased over the counter. At 6 PM drink 10 OZ.

PM Procedures: At 8:00 AM, drink one bottle of Magnesium Citrate and follow with 8 oz (one full glass) clear liquid. NOTE: The laxative prep is intended to evacuate your colon. Ideally your bowel movements, prior to leaving for your

PREPARATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR ColonosCoPy wiTh MaGnesiuM CiTraTe / BisaCodyl PreP da’e of Proced(re _____ arri)al Time _____

In order for the physician to perform a colonoscopy, a bowel "cleanout" must be completed at home prior to your procedure. A bowel cleanout is a combination of a clear liquid diet and oral laxatives.