Peg-Lyte利腸通

Peg-Lyte

Manufacturer:

Pharmascience

Distributor:

T-BOMA
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Macrogol, KCl, Na bicarbonate, NaCl, Na sulphate
Indications/Uses
Bowel cleansing prior to colonoscopy or barium enema X-ray exam. Treatment of constipation.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Bowel cleansing Do not eat any solid food for 3 hr before intake. Rapidly drink a glassful (240 mL) of Peglyte every 10 min. Repeat procedures w/ 3 sachets. Drink 240 mL of soln every 10 min or as directed. Constipation 240-480 mL/day orally for a wk or less or as recommended. Do not take any type of laxatives for >1 wk, unless prescribed.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 3 hr after meals.
Contraindications
GI obstruction, gastric retention, bowel perforation, toxic colitis or megacolon; impaired gag reflex or in an unconscious or semiconscious state & patients prone to regurgitation or aspiration.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea & bloating. Less frequent: Vomiting & rectal irritation.
ATC Classification
B05BB01 - electrolytes ; Belongs to the class of solutions affecting the electrolyte balance used in I.V. solutions.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Peg-Lyte powd for oral soln
Packing/Price
(fruit flavour) 70 g x 4 × 1's
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