What is Colon Cleansing?

Colon cleanses are commonly done before procedures such as colonoscopies. Colon cleansing can also be done for detoxification. Osmotic laxatives are commonly used before procedures to clear out the colon.

Savings Tips for Colon Cleansing

  • Finding the Best Prep for Your Colonoscopy

    June 13, 2012

    The main complaint concerning colonoscopy is not the procedure itself but rather the preparation necessary for proper colon cleansing. Patients are placed on a clear liquid diet the day before a colonoscopy, and will be asked to take a solution to clean the colon out. The common complaints from people who endure the prep the day before their colonoscopy include nausea, bloating and vomiting.

    It’s important to finish the prep because if you don’t do it well, the procedure is useless as they won’t be able to visualize anything . See More

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Popular Colon Cleansing Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price
Osmotic Laxatives 89 See Prices
Osmotic Laxatives 17 See Prices
Osmotic Laxatives 20 See Prices
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Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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