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Precautions and Warnings With Sodium Picosulfate/Magnesium Oxide/Anhydrous Citric Acid

Who Should Not Take Sodium Picosulfate/Magnesium Oxide/Anhydrous Citric Acid?

You should not take sodium picosulfate/magnesium oxide/anhydrous citric acid if you:
 
  • Are allergic to it, Prepopik, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
 
  • Have very poor kidney function.
 
  • Have an intestinal blockage (obstruction or ileus).
 
  • Have a bowel perforation.
 
  • Have toxic colitis or toxic megacolon.
 
  • Have gastric retention.
 

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which sodium picosulfate/magnesium oxide/anhydrous citric acid should not be used, along with several warnings and precautions people should be aware of before beginning treatment. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific safety concerns that may apply to you.

Sodium Picosulfate/Magnesium Oxide/Anhydrous Citric Acid Information

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