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Can I take enema instead of the colyte (polyethylene glycol) powder for my barium enema?

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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No.

An enema will not be effective at cleaning out your entire colon.

In brief: No.

An enema will not be effective at cleaning out your entire colon.
Dr. Michael Gabor
Dr. Michael Gabor
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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Follow instruction

Best to follow instructions.
But i question why you are getting a barium enema to begin with when there are better screening modalities available.

In brief: Follow instruction

Best to follow instructions.
But i question why you are getting a barium enema to begin with when there are better screening modalities available.
Dr. Jason Hemming
Dr. Jason Hemming
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