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A 33-year-old female asked:

Is pedialite considered a med. if your about to have a colonoscopy or can it be considered the day before on the liquid diet bc of the electroylites?

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Dr. Patrick Mckenna
A Verified Doctoranswered
Preventive Medicine 15 years experience
Should be fine: You should be fine to drink Pedialite the day before a colonoscopy if they instructed you to be on liquid diet. You can always call the doctor's office to confirm if you are unsure.
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