Brand name: Picoprep Orange TM
Active ingredients: sodium picosulfate + magnesium carbonate + citric acid, picosulfate + magnesium oxide + citric acid
What it is used for
Bowel emptying and cleansing by means of total gastrointestinal tract perfusion in preparation for gastrointestinal examination (such as colonoscopy, barium enema x-ray examination), prior to intravenous pyelograms (IVP) or colorectal surgery, in adults and children 9 years of age and over.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Store in a Dry Place
- Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
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Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White to creamy yellow powder
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription. It is
Reporting side effects
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