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Suprep Bowel Prep Dosage

Generic name: sodium sulfate 17.5g in 1mL, potassium sulfate 3.13g in 1mL, magnesium sulfate 1.6g in 1mL
Dosage form: oral solution, concentrate

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SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit should be taken as a split-dose oral regimen.

The dose for colon cleansing requires administration of two bottles of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit. Each bottle is administered as 16 ounces of diluted SUPREP solution with an additional 1 quart of water taken orally. The total volume of liquid required for colon cleansing (using two bottles) is 3 quarts (approximately 2.8 L) taken orally prior to the colonoscopy in the following way:

Split-Dose (Two-Day) Regimen

Day prior to colonoscopy:

  • A light breakfast may be consumed, or have only clear liquids on the day before colonoscopy. Avoid red and purple liquids, milk, and alcoholic beverages.
  • Early in the evening prior to colonoscopy: pour the contents of one bottle of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit into the mixing container provided. Fill the container with water to the 16 ounce fill line, and drink the entire amount.
  • Drink two additional containers filled to the 16 ounce line with water over the next hour.

Day of colonoscopy:

  • Have only clear liquids until after the colonoscopy. Avoid red and purple liquids, milk, and alcoholic beverages.
  • The morning of colonoscopy (10 to 12 hours after the evening dose): pour the contents of the second bottle of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit into the mixing container provided. Fill the container with water to the 16 ounce fill line, and drink the entire amount.
  • Drink two additional containers filled to the 16 ounce line with water over the next hour.
  • Complete all SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit and required water at least two hours prior to colonoscopy or as directed by physician.

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