Gastrointestinal Lavage For Colonoscopy

Peglec for gastrointestinal lavage

Gastrointestinal lavage is the bowel cleansing prior to

Colonoscopy – Scope used for visualizing internal viscera of the colon (Intestine)

Barium enema x-ray examination

Preparation for colorectal surgery

Sigmoidoscopy procedure

Polypectomy using colonoscopy

Crohn’s disease

Ulcerative colitis

How to prepare gastrointestinal lavage

  1. Take a clean 2-liter container and empty the entire pack of PEGLEC(137.15)into it.

Note: For proper reconstitution of PEGLEC solution it is essential that the entire pack emptied.

without leaving any quantity of powder in the pack.

  1. Pour 1 liter of water into the container and stir well to dissolve PEGLEC completely
  2. Pour one more lite of water into the container to make it 2 liters of solution
  3. Stir thoroughly to ensure complete dissolution

Now the flavored PEGLEC solution is ready for drinking. Flavors like orange and fruits flavors readily available.Gastrointestinal Lavage

How to drink Peglec solution

  1. Pour the prepared solution into a cup (approx 200ml)

  2. Consuming 1 lite of solution Likewise, drink once (five cups) in a maximum of 1-hour duration every 10-15 minutes

  3. Normally the first bowel movement may occur after about one hour from the start of drinking.

  4. In the same way, Continue drinking the remaining PEGLEC solution even after the start of the bowel

Movement (in the same manner as shown in step 2).

The part of the digesting system motion comes to mind several times (5-8 times). During the controlling organization of the still in the same way answer.

however, stop drinking when the backless seat with three legs changes into water-like (colorless or yellow-colored) 

Without any solid field of interest which is an idea of washing out is completed.

How the solution works

After the started drinking solution, as a matter of fact, the patients will have a bowel movement and remove all the content from the intestine.

Diarrhea starts and excretes all the bowel contents, fluids through the anus.

During the course of time, patients may have dehydration and abdominal pain due to bowel movement

The intake of more solution gives a good result for performing the Colonoscopy or sigmoidoscopy.

The follow the maximum amount of the fluid to mentioned in the prescription to avoid complication

Read again the recommendation clearly before use.

Composition of Peglec

Potassium chloride 1.484 g

sodium bicarbonate 3.37g

polyethylene glycol 118

sodium chloride 2.983 g
sodium sulfate 11.36 g/137.15g

Adult 1-2 lit of dissolved solution .max 4 liter

137.15 g dissolved in the solution.

The result of the drinking solution may cause many problems

Dehydration to the patients

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