U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
CA
A 77-year-old male asked:

If i take another bottle of masgnesium citrate, would i still need to take golytely (polyethylene glycol) ?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Abby Caplin
Integrative Medicine 41 years experience
Follow instructions: I would call your doctor's office and ask directly what they want you to do. It's very important to follow the protocol you've been given. It's awful tasting stuff, though. I know.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 38-year-old member asked:
Is it bad to take golytely (polyethylene glycol) too frequently?
1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
A 38-year-old member asked:
Is golytely (polyethylene glycol) used for any medical purpose except colonoscopy prep?
2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
A 36-year-old member asked:
What else can I do for my colonoscopy if I can't drink the golytely (polyethylene glycol)?
1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
A 47-year-old member asked:
Can I use miralax (polyethylene glycol) instead of golytely to prepare for my colonoscopy tomorrow?
2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Last updated Nov 12, 2012

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.