Cleansing w. PICOPREP before colonoscopy

In General

It is important throughout the cleansing process, to drink plenty of liquids to avoid getting dehydrated.

Clear liquids means:

·   Water

·   Clear soup

·   Bouillon

·   Lemonade

·   Soft drinks

·   Apple juice

·   Black coffee (can be with sugar)

·   Tea (can be with sugar)

·   Beer

If your examination between 8 and 12 o’clock:

Consume first letter PICOPREP between 15 and 16 o’clock and second letter between 21 and 22 o’clock the day before examination.

If your examination between 13 and 16 o’clock:

Consume first letter PICOPREP between 21 and 22 o’clock the day before examination and second letter between 7 and 8 o’clock the day of examination.

 

Dissolve PICOPPREP in a glass of minimum 150 ml. ice cold water.  Immediately after drink minimum ¼ liter of clear fluid. During the day / evening drink minimum 1 liter of clear fluids.

Fluid intake after midnight may cause additional restroom visits and lack of sleep. In the morning you may drink clear liquids again.

NB: Regardless of what is mentioned on the leaflet in the PICOPREP package, you should follow these instructions to achieve the best result.

 

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