Colonoscopy Prep 1 – Miralax Prep

v-perfectSmile4To begin a Miralax Prep, you will need to discontinue taking any aspirin, ibuprofen, Coumadin, Plavix, Celebrex or any other blood thinner, iron or multivitamins with iron for 5-7 days beforehand. Before you stop taking your prescribed medication, please check with your doctor first.

Three days before the procedure, please stop eating raw vegetables, any food with seeds, popcorn, nuts and stop taking fiber supplements.

The day before the procedure, you will be on a clear liquid diet, and you will need four Dulcolax or Bisacodyl 5 mg laxative tablets, a 238 gm bottle of Miralax and a 64 oz. bottle of Gatorade or Propel Fitness Water. Please take the tablets at 3:00 p.m. and drink the 64 oz. of liquid and Miralax at 5:00 p.m.

For more detailed instructions, please refer to our Instructions for Colonoscopy Prep 1 Miralax Prep.