CT Scan: Prep and Scan

CT Colonoscopy Preparation #2
Do not use this preparation if you have had a recent heart attack, kidney failure, severe diarrhea or bowel obstruction. If in doubt, consult your Physician.
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Requirements: From Surgeon or hospital: 1 Bottle of Ez EM Readi Cat 2.1% w/v
1 bottle of Telebrix (60mg)
From the Drugstore: 2 bottles of Citro Mag (magneusium citrate), 1- 10mg Ducolax suppository

Day before Exam
NO Solid Foods
Clear fluids that are not red in colour
Coffee and tea okay without milk – no dairy

At 3PM- one bottle of citro mag. Stick close to the bathroom. Drink at least 4 large glasses of fluids

At 6PM- Drink 250mL Readi Cat. Drink remaining bottle of citro-mag. Drink at least 4 large glasses of fluids throught the evening.

At 9PM- Mix the Telebrix with fluids and drink it. You may continue to drink clear fluids until midnight.

The day of the exam
NO fluids or food until after the exam.
2 hours before the exam insert the Ducolax suppository. Retain at least 15 minutes.
After the exam resume normal diet and drink extra fluids.

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