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Clean-out Day Instructions (1 day before Colonoscopy)
On the day before the procedure
No eating solid food
Only Clear liquids,ice pops or jello (no milk, orange juice or any shakes)
Prefer Gatorade or any sport drinks (any color but NOT RED, it will show up
as blood)

How much Miralax (Glycolax) and  Dulcolax to purchase
(Dulcolax is over the counter and does not need a script)
3-5 yrs old:   Mix 4 capfuls of Miralax or Glycolax in 20 ounces of Gatorade or
Breeze, 1 Dulcolax (5mg each), crushed and give in apple sauce
6-11 yrs old: Mix 6 capfuls of Miralax or Glycolax in 32 ounces of Gatorade or
Breeze, 2 Dulcolax (5mg each)
12 yrs & older: Mix 12 capfuls of Miralax or Glycolax in 32 ounces of
Gatorade or Breeze, 4 Dulcolax (5mg each)

How to take the Miralax and Dulcolax
At 11am, 3-5y (1Dulcolax), 6-11y (1 Dulcolax), 12y and older (2 Dulcolax)

At 1pm, drink the Miralax and finish the solution by 4pm (3hours maximum)

At 5pm for children over 6 years only: 6-11y (1 Dulcolax), 12y and older (2
Dulcolax)

In the evening after the prep is taken:
Children are encouraged to take clear liquids, ice pops or jello (any color but
NOT RED) until midnight.
For babies and children under 1 year please wake your baby at midnight to
give a bottle of clear fluid drink. This will keep your baby hydrated overnight.

After Midnight:No Eating or Drinking at all
South Jersey Pediatric Gastroenterology, LLC