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The recommended dosage of polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution will depend on your age and weight, among other factors. This laxative comes as a powder, which is dissolved in lukewarm water before using. This solution is typically swallowed in eight-ounce portions every 10 minutes. Depending on the particular product, it can take up to three or four liters of the solution to completely empty the bowels.
An Introduction to Dosing With Polyethylene Glycol Electrolyte SolutionThe dose of polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution (colyte®, GoLYTELY®, MoviPrep®, NuLYTELY®, TriLyte®) your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on a number of factors, including:
- Your age
- Your weight (in children).