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Condition: Process of Making X-Rays of Stomach or Intestines
2/18/2009 4:11:58 AM

Reviewer: bettyboopxh2gh4, 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:
I've had the worst gas pains & diarrea for over 30 hrs now. When will it stop? I hope I never have to drink that nasty stuff ever again.

Condition: Process of Making X-Rays of Stomach or Intestines
2/15/2009 9:55:16 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
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Condition: Process of Making X-Rays of Stomach or Intestines
1/23/2009 6:31:39 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 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 managed to keep the first bottle (250mg) down, but barely. One sip of the second and I started projectile vomiting which lasted 2 1/2 days. Colyte (used for colonoskopy did the same thing. It was nice to see that I was not the only one.

Condition: Process of Making X-Rays of Stomach or Intestines
1/23/2009 9:45:03 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
in process of taking it

Condition: Process of Making X-Rays of Stomach or Intestines
7/17/2008 12:44:37 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
There is a trick to taking this medication that will make it much easier to swallow. First, it needs to be cold. Second, put a straw in it and place the straw towards the back of your tongue. Third, clamp down on the straw as you suck the medication. Finally, keep swallowing until it is gone. I hardly tasted it until I opened my mouth after it was finished. Remember....don't stop until i ... Show Full Comment

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