Picosalax is a bowel cleanser designed to clean your bowel prior to your colonoscopy and make it easier for the Doctor to see things clearly with the camera.
To get the optimal benefit from Picosalax it is important that you take it in accordance with your Doctor’s instructions.
The success of your colonoscopy depends on the bowel being as clear as possible. Otherwise the colonoscopy may need to be repeated.
It is important to drink ALL of the Picosalax and ALL of the additional clear fluids as instructed by your Doctor, Nurse or Pharmacist.
For further information about Picosalax please refer to the Consumer Medicine Information (CMI). Please refer to www.medsafe.govt.nz or your Pharmacist for a copy of the CMI.
PICOSALAX IS A PRESCRIPTION MEDICINE
PICOSALAX - Sodium picosulfate 10mg, magnesium oxide 3.5g, citric acid 12g
For clearance of the bowel prior to examination by radiography, endoscopy or surgery.
Available only from your Pharmacist. If symptoms persist see your Doctor or Healthcare Professional.
Always read the label. Use only as directed.
Picosalax has risks and benefits. Further information on the risks and benefits of this medicine can be found HERE, and in the Consumer Medicines Information (CMI). Please refer to www.medsafe.govt.nz or your Pharmacist for a copy of the CMI.
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