Split-dose picosulfate, magnesium oxide, and citric acid solution markedly enhances colon cleansing before colonoscopy: a randomized, controlled trial.

@article{Flemming2012SplitdosePM,
  title={Split-dose picosulfate, magnesium oxide, and citric acid solution markedly enhances colon cleansing before colonoscopy: a randomized, controlled trial.},
  author={Jennifer A Flemming and Stephen J. Vanner and Lawrence C. Hookey},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  year={2012},
  volume={75 3},
  pages={537-44}
}
BACKGROUND Picosulfate, magnesium oxide, and citric acid solution is a small-volume agent for colon cleansing before colonoscopy that is extremely well tolerated by patients, safe, and efficacious. Studies of other cleansing agents have suggested that split-dose regimens may further enhance efficacy. OBJECTIVE To examine whether split-dosing of picosulfate, magnesium oxide, and citric acid solution increases bowel cleansing efficacy while maintaining tolerability and safety. DESIGN… CONTINUE READING

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