Trilyte

What is Trilyte?

Polyethylene glycol (PEG) is a polyether compound with many applications from industrial manufacturing to medicine. The structure of PEG is (note the repeated element in parentheses):

H-(O-CH2-CH2)n-OH

PEG is also known as polyethylene oxide (PEO) or polyoxyethylene (POE), depending on its molecular weight.

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I am having a colonoscopy on Thursday and I have instructions from the doctor's nurse on a typed sheet, it says step 1 - take one 10 mg bisacodyl...

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You need to do both. The colon needs to be cleaned out really well to have an accurate colonoscopy. These medicines will do that. The...

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I'm supposed to have a colonoscopy at 6 a.m. tomorrow morning. I've had nothing to eat since about 5 p.m. yesterday and have been drinking water...

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Most probably the other half will work to cleanse the colon. If not then the doctor may opt for other alternatives for the purpose.

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taking lisinipril at 12:00 Everyday 40mg.having colonoscopy on wed. morning at 1:00pm. need to adjust it could u help? prepping for it Tuesday eve....

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Regarding your concern, I would like to explain that as you have...

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taking lisinipril at 12:00 Everyday 40mg.having colonoscopy on wed. morning at 1:00pm. need to adjust it could u help? prepping for it Tuesday eve....

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I am having a colonoscopy on Thursday and I have instructions from the doctor s nurse on a typed sheet, it says step 1 - take one 10 mg bisacodyl...

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I'm supposed to have a colonoscopy at 6 a.m. tomorrow morning. I've had nothing to eat since about 5 p.m. yesterday and have been drinking water...

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