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Customer: I didn't really have a acute question that needed an answer this minute. I was research who I could talk about the various ways that are used to prepare for a colonoscopy. The laxatives never work with me. One doctor told me I have an extra turn in my colon. A nurse friend told me I should use large volume cleansing enemas.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist. I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.Split volume bowel prep is preferred for better visualization.Full volume PEG solution should be utilized.2 liters should be consumed the evening before colonoscopy and the remaining 2 liters should be consumed on the morning of the procedure at least 5 hours prior.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable and authentic answers!This is the link to my profile: