Suprep Bowel Prep Kit Side Effects
Generic Name: magnesium sulfate / potassium sulfate / sodium sulfate
Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug magnesium sulfate / potassium sulfate / sodium sulfate. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Suprep Bowel Prep Kit.
It is possible that some side effects of Suprep Bowel Prep Kit may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.
For the Consumer
Applies to magnesium sulfate / potassium sulfate / sodium sulfate: oral solution
Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking magnesium sulfate / potassium sulfate / sodium sulfate:
Discomfort; feeling of being full or bloated; mild stomach pain, cramping, or discomfort; nausea.
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); decreased urination; fainting; irregular heartbeat; seizures; severe or persistent nausea; severe or persistent stomach pain, bloating, cramping, or discomfort; symptoms of dehydration (eg, dizziness, headache, sluggishness, unusually dry mouth or eyes, weakness); vomiting.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to magnesium sulfate / potassium sulfate / sodium sulfate: oral liquid
Other side effects have included overall discomfort (54%). Serum chemistry adverse reactions have included anion gap (high), bicarbonate (low), bilirubin total (high), BUN (high), calcium (high), chloride (high), creatinine (high), osmolality (high), osmolality (low), potassium (high), sodium (low), and uric acid (high).[Ref]
Gastrointestinal side effects have included abdominal distension (40%), abdominal pain (36%), nausea (36%), and vomiting (8%).[Ref]
Nervous system side effects have included headache (1.1%).[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Suprep Bowel Prep Kit (magnesium/potassium/sodium sulfates)." Braintree Laboratories, Braintree, MA.
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