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Colyte Uses

Can Older Adults Use It?

Yes, older adults can use colyte. However, they may have an increased risk for certain rare (but serious) colyte side effects, including:
  • Upper gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Esophageal perforation (a hole in the esophagus)
  • Sudden shortness of breath
  • Buildup of fluid in the lungs.

Off-Label Colyte Uses

On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend this product for something other than cleansing the bowel before a colonoscopy or barium enema exam. This would be known as an off-label use. colyte may be used off-label to cleanse the bowel before other gastrointestinal procedures. It may also be used off-label in children.

Colyte Solution Information

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