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Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
10/22/2010 7:10:06 AM

Reviewer: JessN, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
It does what it is supposed to do--clean your bowels. The instructions are easy to follow. BE SURE TO CHILL! My only complaint is that it tastes a bit like lemon Pledge. I wasn't nearly as uncomfortable as I thought I'd be.

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
10/15/2010 6:00:37 PM

Reviewer: HaroldTheAngel, 45-54 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I took Movi-Prep for a colonoscopy. It tasted like salted lemonade. The taste was not nearly as bad as other people have said. I drank 2 quarts, starting at 6:00PM the evening before colonoscopy. The only drawback is taking this medication is like getting enemas. Be prepared for 4 or 5 long stays on the throne. Make sure you open the window, and have the Oust. By midnight, I was finished my ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
9/28/2010 12:46:48 PM

Reviewer: Takin' it easy, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had no problems with the MoviPrep. Just make sure you get the prep really cold and drink it from a cold glass. It really does not taste that bad (my opinion). Kinda like a lemon drink but a little salty. I chugged the 8 ounce portions and was visiting the bathroom half way through my first liter. I didn't have any cramps and thought it was much better than drinking a whole gallon of prep. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
9/23/2010 11:54:25 AM

Reviewer: Mike156, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The thing I feared worst about a colonoscopy was the prep. The horrors that I heard, well, they just didn't happen. This stuff did not taste bad at all. (I recommend getting it really cold before drinking.) Took it 1pm and 5pm and by 2:30 or so, the first one started working. Nothing horrible, no pain, no cramps. Nothing catastrophic. Followed it w/ lemon lime gatorade. By 4:30pm, I was flushe ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
9/10/2010 8:57:39 PM

Reviewer: Jay H, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
No problems for me. Had to take the split dose regimen - one in the evening, and one in the morning for a 12:30 colonoscopy. I drank lots of Gatorade and Apple Juice all day before I started prepping. I refrigerated the Moviprep the night before and drank 4 8oz glasses 15 minutes apart. The liquid didn't taste bad - it was cold and I chugged it. I passed lots of watery stool, but ... Show Full Comment

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