The usual dose for adults is 4 L of solution taken by mouth prior to the procedure that is being done.
Rapidly drink 250 mL of the solution every 10 minutes until the full 4 L has been consumed. Do not eat any solid foods for at least 2 hours before drinking the solution.
This medication may be chilled in the refrigerator for better taste. Do not add any additional ingredients or flavouring to this medication.
Many things can affect the dose of medication that a person needs, such as body weight, other medical conditions, and other medications. If your doctor has recommended a dose different from the ones listed here, do not change the way that you are
taking the medication without consulting your doctor.
It is important to take this medication exactly as recommended by your doctor.
Store this medication at room temperature, protect it from light and moisture, and keep it out of the reach of children. Once reconstituted, keep the solution refrigerated and use it within 72 hours. Discard any unused portion.
Do not dispose of medications in wastewater (e.g. down the sink or in the toilet) or in household garbage. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medications that are no longer needed or have expired.