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211 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
9/18/2014 10:52:54 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
About 2 hours after taking the first pack I began to empty my bowels. At the same time I experienced a terrible pain through my abdomen that would not subside. I became violently ill with sweating, shaking and tingling hands, and vomited multiple times. It took quite some time to recover, the abdominal pain was the last symptom to ease. I don't think anyone should take this while alone.

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
9/12/2014 9:11:59 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am a 120 lb woman. I think this product is designed for a 300 lb man - way too much. I had severe migrane and threw up repeatedly the next morning. I could not complete my colonoscopy. Demand a different prep method!

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
8/11/2014 12:16:01 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I read some of the reviews, so I was a little apprehensive. The Movi was very easy to mix and use. The taste is god awful! Of all the flavors they could add to make it more palatable, why Pledge furniture polish? I found it best to just chug each dose straight down, then rinse and gargle with water. As for the results. After taking the first 3 servings I was beginning to think I might be immune to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
7/31/2014 10:09:30 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
5:30pm 7/30/14 after mixing the MoviPrep solution with luke warm water and setting in the fridge for 6 hours I had my first 1/4 liter. At first sip the taste was not pleasant, the thick texture was horrid and caused me to gag on each swallow. 5:45pm second 1/4 liter. The taste and smell of the solution was causing me to gag with each terrible sip. Got the last of the 2nd 1/4 liter down, but the l ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
7/20/2014 6:40:59 PM

Reviewer: Patty, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Effective but with great difficulty for senior citizen. I live alone and am very active; however this prep did not work for about an 2 hours, and then it was with huge velocity several times late into the night. I began as directed with the split dosing at 6 pm and was only able to finally lie down at midnight. I was able to sleep for about an hour and a half, then arose to prepare and consume ... Show Full Comment

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