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Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
8/4/2011 2:03:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
BEWARE! Followed instructions exactly prior to taking this. Took first cup of first liter, had to rush to bathroom. By third cup all fecal matter was flushed out. Finished first liter. Had to keep running to the bathroom for 6 1/2 more hours just flushing out clear salt water. Couldn't get to sleep so it was time for second liter. Was only able to get 3/4 of it down. Continued rushing t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
8/4/2011 6:03:29 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Are you kidding me? It's called low volume, high efficacy! This is horrible! It's not so much the taste as the volume of liquid. My first dose was pretty bad. By the time I was done with it, my abdomen was like a bowling ball and I was freezing cold. The thought of doing this over again 6 hours later was torture. By the way, at the time of the second prep I was totally cleaned out! ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
7/21/2011 12:33:53 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am scheduled for a colonoscopy and the doctor prescribed MoviPrep. After reading the reviews and looking at the ingredients I realized that those who got so sick from the drug -vomiting and headache are most likely allergic to ASPARTAME - which is an artifical sweetner. I vomit for 3 days if I get ASPARTAME or any other artifical sweetner into my system. It took me years to figure this out so ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
6/30/2011 7:23:11 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
just finished using the movie prep-cant believe i got thru it. It is horrible. My tummy is killing me and I still feel full and bloated. wondering if it will be good for my apt at 7 am tomorrow. It was worse than other preps i have had and right now I am thinking how i will never be doing this again. Hope it gets better soon

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
6/29/2011 9:53:01 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My prep was for a routine colonoscopy, of which I've had four in the last 12 years because of family history. I learned a lot by reading previous reviews, and I used the chaser trick after every few swallows. I liked ginger ale for this purpose. I found the first dose actually more difficult than the second, perhaps because by the second dose I was already pretty well empty. Having used the Ph ... Show Full Comment

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