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Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
1/21/2009 10:17:07 PM

Reviewer: Reatsfreeagain@aol.com, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Very salty, so sometimes hard to get down. Need a lot of fluid. Very effective and verified by the doctor. No doubt this was much easier than the usual methods used for test preparation. Those being the "drinking" cleansers that are used most frequently. Would use it again if needed.

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
1/21/2009 9:43:57 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Tomorrow will be my 3rd colonoscopy and I was very happy not to have to drink that foul tasting liquid. After taking 20 of the pills tonight, I felt very nausous and started vomitting and my face looks to be swollen. The directions for use from the doctor's office were 20 pills starting @ 5p.m. and the other 12 starting @ 9 p.m. tonight. Took the next 4 tablets and started vomitting within ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
12/5/2008 2:18:03 PM

Reviewer: MaryJane, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The Osmoprep medication is expensive. The actual price was $75 dollars. And because of my insurance I paid 25 dollars. The price is outrageous! The recommended dossage: 20 Osmoprep tablets(4 tablets every 15 minutes for an hour) and then 6 hours later taking another 12 tablets in 15-minute increments for 45 minutes. This whole process seemed excessive. Started the process on the day before ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
12/1/2008 12:56:02 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took Osmoprep as directed. Tonight my hands and feet are numb as is the right side of my face. I am very dizzy,have dry mouth and throat,bloated,and have a headache. If this is what is involved with the prep I will never have another proceedure done!

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
11/19/2008 9:48:16 PM

Reviewer: Nette, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I could not drink even one glass of the gallon colon prep! Using the pill method was so easy and you can drink liquids that taste good to you! I had my colonoscopy yesterday & it all went great!

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