A 38-year-old member asked:
Is golytely (polyethylene glycol) used for any medical purpose except colonoscopy prep?
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Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Maybe: Some gastroenterologist use it to treat chronic constipation by dosing a glass or two per day. However, it is commercially available over the counter as mirilax or glycolax.
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Colon and Rectal Surgery 36 years experience
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Colonoscopy prep - is there a colyte (polyethylene glycol) alternative?
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Family Medicine 23 years experience
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Last updated Dec 22, 2019
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