how to use suprep

 

Suprep can be used alone or in conjunction with over the counter laxatives like bisacodyl or magnesium citrate. If an over the counter laxative is also recommended by your physician, it is usually used about 1 hour before the bowel cleansing agent. There are 2 main ways to take your bowel cleansing agent: the day before regimen or the split dose regimen.

Day-Before Bowel Preparation For Colonoscopy Using Suprep (Braintree)

What do I do a day before the colonoscopy?

  • Have a clear liquid diet throughout the day. Clear liquid diet excludes red and purple colored substances. No solid foods, milk products, fruits, seeds & nuts.
  • Be sure to keep hydrated by drinking 8oz of clear liquid every hour.
  • If you have diabetes mellitus, you may need to take half the dose of your medication while on clear liquid diet. Please, talk to your provider about this.
  • Pour the contents of one bottle of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit into the mixing container provided.
  • Fill the container with water to the 16 ounce fill line, and drink the entire amount around 5:00-6:00PM.
  • Drink two additional containers filled to the 16 ounce line with water over the next hour.
  • Around 10:00-11:00PM, pour the contents of the second bottle of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit into the mixing container provided. Fill the container with water to the 16 ounce fill line, and drink the entire amount.
  • Drink two additional containers filled to the 16 ounce line with water over the next hour.

What do I do on the day of the colonoscopy?

  • You may take your morning medications as usual unless as directed by your doctor.
  • Avoid further fluid intake 2hrs before your scheduled colonoscopy.
  • If you are diabetic, do not take oral diabetic medications or short-acting insulin on the day of your colonoscopy. Talk to your provider about this.

 

Split-Dose Bowel Preparation For Colonoscopy Using Suprep (Braintree)

What do I do a day before the colonoscopy?

  • Have a clear liquid diet throughout the day. Clear liquid diet excludes red and purple colored substances. No solid foods, milk products, fruits, seeds & nuts.
  • Be sure to keep hydrated by drinking 8oz of clear liquid every hour.
  • If you have diabetes mellitus, you may need to take half the dose of your medication while on clear liquid diet. Please, talk to your provider about this.
  • Pour the contents of one bottle of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit into the mixing container provided.
  • Fill the container with water to the 16 ounce fill line, and drink the entire amount around 5:00-6:00PM.
  • Drink two additional containers filled to the 16 ounce line with water over the next hour.

What do I do on the day of the colonoscopy?

  • Pour the contents of the second bottle of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit into the mixing container provided. Fill the container with water to the 16 ounce fill line, and drink the entire amount 4 hours before your scheduled colonoscopy.
  • Drink two additional containers filled to the 16 ounce line with water over the next hour.
  • Be sure to keep hydrated by drinking 8oz of clear liquid every hour. Avoid further fluid intake 2hrs before your scheduled colonoscopy.
  • If you are diabetic, do not take oral diabetic medications or short-acting insulin on the day of your colonoscopy. Talk to your provider about this.

 

Day-Before Bowel Preparation For Colonoscopy Using Suprep (Braintree)and Bisacodyl (Dulcolax)

What do I do a day before the colonoscopy?

  • Have a clear liquid diet throughout the day. Clear liquid diet excludes red and purple colored substances. No solid foods, milk products, fruits, seeds & nuts.
  • Be sure to keep hydrated by drinking 8oz of clear liquid every hour.
  • If you have diabetes mellitus, you may need to take half the dose of your medication while on clear liquid diet. Please, talk to your provider about this.
  • Take 4 tablets of bisacodyl (Dulcolax) around 3:00-4:00PM.
  • Pour the contents of one bottle of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit into the mixing container provided.
  • Fill the container with water to the 16 ounce fill line, and drink the entire amount around 5:00-6:00PM.
  • Drink two additional containers filled to the 16 ounce line with water over the next hour.
  • Around 10:00-11:00PM, pour the contents of the second bottle of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit into the mixing container provided. Fill the container with water to the 16 ounce fill line, and drink the entire amount.
  • Drink two additional containers filled to the 16 ounce line with water over the next hour.

What do I do on the day of the colonoscopy?

  • You may take your morning medications as usual unless as directed by your doctor.
  • Avoid further fluid intake 2hrs before your scheduled colonoscopy.
  • If you are diabetic, do not take oral diabetic medications or short-acting insulin on the day of your colonoscopy. Talk to your provider about this.

 

Split-Dose Bowel Preparation For Colonoscopy Using Suprep (Braintree)and Bisacodyl (Dulcolax)

What do I do a day before the colonoscopy?

  • Have a clear liquid diet throughout the day. Clear liquid diet excludes red and purple colored substances. No solid foods, milk products, fruits, seeds & nuts.
  • Be sure to keep hydrated by drinking 8oz of clear liquid every hour.
  • If you have diabetes mellitus, you may need to take half the dose of your medication while on clear liquid diet. Please, talk to your provider about this.
  • Take 4 tablets of bisacodyl (Dulcolax) around 3:00-4:00PM.
  • Pour the contents of one bottle of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit into the mixing container provided.
  • Fill the container with water to the 16 ounce fill line, and drink the entire amount around 5:00-6:00PM.
  • Drink two additional containers filled to the 16 ounce line with water over the next hour.

What do I do on the day of the colonoscopy?

  • Pour the contents of the second bottle of SUPREP Bowel Prep Kit into the mixing container provided. Fill the container with water to the 16 ounce fill line, and drink the entire amount 4 hours before your scheduled colonoscopy.
  • Drink two additional containers filled to the 16 ounce line with water over the next hour.
  • Be sure to keep hydrated by drinking 8oz of clear liquid every hour. Avoid further fluid intake 2hrs before your scheduled colonoscopy.
  • If you are diabetic, do not take oral diabetic medications or short-acting insulin on the day of your colonoscopy. Talk to your provider about this.

 

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