Low-salt bowel cleansing preparation (LoSo Prep) as preparation for colonoscopy: a pilot study.

@article{Verghese2002LowsaltBC,
  title={Low-salt bowel cleansing preparation (LoSo Prep) as preparation for colonoscopy: a pilot study.},
  author={Vino J Verghese and Kamran Ayub and Waqar ur Rehman Qureshi and T Taupo and David Y Graham},
  journal={Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics},
  year={2002},
  volume={16 7},
  pages={1327-31}
}
BACKGROUND Currently available colon cleansing preparations are often poorly tolerated. AIM To evaluate the efficacy of a low-volume, low-salt preparation for colonoscopy. METHODS This was a pilot study in patients scheduled for colonoscopy. The preparation consisted of 34 g of magnesium citrate and four bisacodyl tablets the day before the procedure, and one bisacodyl suppository on the morning of the procedure. RESULTS Twenty patients (age range, 49-81 years; all males) were entered… CONTINUE READING