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GoLYTELY Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Take GoLYTELY?

You should avoid GoLYTELY if you:
 
  • Are allergic to GoLYTELY or polyethylene glycol
  • Have an intestinal blockage (obstruction)
  • Have a stomach condition called gastric retention
  • Have a hole in the bowel (bowel perforation)
  • Have toxic colitis or toxic megacolon.
     

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which this drug should not be used, as well as several safety issues people should be aware of before starting treatment. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings and precautions for GoLYTELY were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the specific issues that may apply to you.
 

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