- Barium Enema
Two days before exam – clear fluids only: water, clear juice, Gatorade, Powerade, consomme, tea, coffee, jello. NO SOLID FOODS.
Day before exam – Continue clear fluids
- 5:00pm – drink one bottle of Magnesium Citrate laxative (300ml)
- 7:00pm – take 3 Dulcolax tablets (5mg) by mouth
Day of exam – 1 glass of water (250ml) of clear fluid
**take all regular meds throughout prep period
**if you are diabetic and take insulin consult your doctor before starting this prep