Bowel Preparation Scales for Colonoscopy

   Example of Excellent Bowel Prep                                                       Example of Good Bowel Prep                                                           Example of Fair Bowel Prep                                                ...

Diet and Bowel Preparation

What is the right diet for bowel preparation? Most providers recommend a clear liquid diet a day before your colonoscopy. Few providers allow a low fiber diet for breakfast and lunch a day before your colonoscopy as long as you follow the split-dose instructions. You...

Types of Bowel Preparation Agents

There are several bowel preparation agents. This table provides a list of bowel preparation agents that are currently on the market.   FDA-ApprovedNon-FDA ApprovedAdjuncts Colyte (Alaven) GoLYTELY (Braintree) NuLYTELY (Braintree) TriLyte (Alaven) HalfLytely...

Return Rates and Inadequate Bowel Preparation

Relationship between Length of Recommended Follow-Up Time and Patient Return Rates in Patients with Inadequate Bowel Preparation The 2014 guideline on bowel cleansing for colonoscopy by the U.S Multi-society Task Force recommends repeat examination within 1 year if...