Two Day Surgical Prep
Two Days Before Surgery
- 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.
- 1 bottle citrate of magnesia at 3 pm.
One Day Before Surgery
- 1 bottle citrate of magnesia at 7 am.
- 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: Start drinking 1 gallon at 3pm and complete at 5pm.
Dulcolax: 4 tablets at 6pm.
NOTHING BY MOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT
If irritation develops during the preparation, it is recommended that you lubricate the rectal area with Vaseline or A&D ointment.