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Were you looking for information about Colyte? Colite is a common misspelling of colyte.
colyte® (polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution) is a prescription laxative commonly given to people who are going to have a colonoscopy or barium enema x-ray. It is used to help cleanse the bowels for more accurate test results. This product comes in the form of a powder that is dissolved in water and drunk in eight-ounce portions. It is typically started the evening before the scheduled procedure.
Most people are able to use this product without any problems. In most cases, side effects do not last very long and are easy to treat. The most commonly reported side effects of colyte include nausea, stomach cramps, and a feeling of stomach fullness.
(For more details, including how this laxative works and what to expect while using it, click Colyte. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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