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Dosing Information

The dose of polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • Your age
  • Your weight (in children).
 
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
 
(Click Polyethylene Glycol Electrolyte Solution Dosage for more information.)
 

Drug Interactions

Polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution can potentially interact with other medications, including medications taken within one hour of beginning treatment (see Drug Interactions With Polyethylene Glycol Electrolyte Solution).
 

What If I Take an Overdose?

As with any medication, it is possible to take too much polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution. An overdose with this medication is not likely to be dangerous. However, it is important to seek immediate medical attention if you have overdosed on any medication.
 
(Click Polyethylene Glycol Electrolyte Solution Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Information

Polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution should be stored in its original container at room temperature prior to mixing. After mixing, it should be stored in the refrigerator. Any unused amount should be discarded 24 to 48 hours after mixing. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 
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