Clear liquids only, (i.e apple juice, ginger ale, juices without pulp, clear broth, jell-O, popsicles, coffee or tea (without milk), ices without pulp.
Neomycin 500-mg tablets
- 2 tablets at 1 pm
- 2 tablets at 2 pm
- 2 tablets at 11pm
Flagyl 500-mg tablets
- 1 tablet at 1 pm
- 1 tablet at 2 pm
- 1 tablets at 11 pm
Colyte or NuLytely, 4 liters, starting at 3:00 pm as per the following instructions:
- Consume 4 liters by drinking an 8-oz glass every 10 minutes. Rapid drinking of each portion is preferred rather than drinking small amounts continuously.
- First bowel movement may occur approximately one hour after the start of Colyte or Nulytely.
- If irritation develops during the preparation, it is recommended that you lubricate the rectal area with Vaseline or A&D ointment.
NOTHING BY MOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT
DAY OF SURGERY
Fleet’s water enema (green box, available over-the-counter) in the am.