Addition of senna improves colonoscopy preparation with lavage: a prospective randomized trial.

@article{Ziegenhagen1991AdditionOS,
  title={Addition of senna improves colonoscopy preparation with lavage: a prospective randomized trial.},
  author={D. Ziegenhagen and E. Zehnter and W. Tacke and W. Kruis},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  year={1991},
  volume={37 5},
  pages={
          547-9
        }
}
Attempts have been made to further improve the widely performed colonoscopy preparation with lavage. In a prospective study, 120 outpatients and inpatients scheduled for total colonoscopy were randomized to two preparatory regimens. The day before endoscopy either extractum sennae (N = 60) or a placebo solution (N = 60) was given. Just before examination all patients underwent whole gut irrigation with a polyethylene glycol electrolyte lavage solution (PEG-ELS). Adequacy of preparation, patient… Expand
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