Bowel surgery. Patients w/ recent GI surgery, renal impairment, heart or inflammatory bowel disease. Concomitant use w/ drugs that might affect water &/or electrolyte balance eg, diuretics, corticosteroids, lithium. Adequately hydrate before, during & after use. Debilitated patients & those at risk of hypokalaemia or hyponatremia. Patients on antiepileptics w/ previously controlled epilepsy. History of seizures or risk of seizure eg, co-medication w/ TCAs, alcohol or benzodiazepine withdrawal, known or suspected hyponatremia. Increased risk of arrhythmias (eg, history of prolonged QT, uncontrolled arrhythmias, recent MI, unstable angina, CHF or cardiomyopathy). Concurrent use w/ additional stimulant laxatives may increase the risk of colonic mucosal aphthous ulcerations. Consider the potential of mucosal ulcerations when interpreting colonoscopy findings in patients w/ known or suspected inflammatory bowel disease. Patients w/ impaired gag reflex & those prone to regurgitation or aspiration; reduced kidney function or those on a controlled K diet. Period of bowel cleansing should not be >24 hr. Galactose intolerance, Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption. Not to be used as a routine laxative. Avoid use during pregnancy. Lactation. Childn.