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F Eich
It DID NOT WORK!!!
Followed directions to a tee. This did NOT produce a bowel movement for 14 hours--and then only once with straining. It DID NOT WORK! Very frustrating!!!!

Dick Cabesa
Prepopik SIde Effects
I am a 56 year old male and had never had a colonoscopy before; it was time. Had the consultation and was prescribed Prepopik for the prep, the day prior to the 9am procedure. I was told to take my 1st 5 ounces (along with a gradual 40 ounces of water over the next 5 hours) at 3pm, and then the second dosage at 3am. I never took the 2nd dosage.....here's why.

By 7pm I had developed a very bad headache. By 7:30p it was unbearable, I was starting to get bad chills, so I had to lay down. Between 7:30p- 12m, I was alternatively freezing and then sweating profusely. By idnight I was getting very nauseous. By 12:45 I was throwing up several times. At 1:15 I threw up again. Still had a horrible headache. By 9am, after taking Advil, my headache was gone. And as I write this at noon, I am 99% perfect again.

As foolish as this might be, I will NOT make another attempt.
November 7, 2014
I passed out

Thomas
prepopik power
I was prescribed Prepopik Power for upcoming colonoscopy which I took.It cleaned me out ok.From the day I took it I got sicker and sicker.Six weeks later my colon ruptured and lost 6 units of blood before I got surgery.I lost all my colon.

Lynnita
Prepopik Side Effects
CAUTION: I took PREPOPIK Thurs. It tasted decent. I'm healthy and fit. I developed a severe headache, stomach ache and nausea. I almost threw up the 2nd dose. Miserable night! Four days after a successful colonoscopy, I have indigestion/heartburn, gas, mild pressure in the lower chest, intestinal "rumbling", mild light- headedness and mild heart palpitations. I believe SOME of this is lingering effects from the Prepopik. READ ALL THE CAUTIONS BEFORE CHOOSING THIS DRUG. I DON'T RECOMMEND IT.

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thorough. My response to the Prepopik was so violent and...
" ...The first two were uneventful and thorough. My response to the Prepopik was so violent and debilitating that I am having ...as I am still having uncomfortable spasms that I never had... "

dose at 6 am. Prepopik seems to work slowly. I hope I'm...
" I was advised by a pharmacist to take the second dose because vomiting is a side effect. I threw up twice, ...second dose at 6 am. Prepopik seems to work slowly. I hope I'm... "

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just about done (15th BM), I suddenly awoke to feel dizzy...
" ...this time using Prepopik. It turned out disastrous. Although I started out fine, was just about done (15th BM), I suddenly awoke to feel dizzy and almost ...Thereafter, I had ACUTE PSYCHOSIS a... "

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fit. I developed a severe headache, stomach ache and nausea...
" ...I took PREPOPIK Thurs. It tasted decent. I'm healthy and fit. I developed a severe headache, stomach ache and nausea. I almost threw ...is lingering effects from the Prepopik. READ ALL THE CAUTI... "

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fit. I developed a severe headache, stomach ache and nausea...
" ...I took PREPOPIK Thurs. It tasted decent. I'm healthy and fit. I developed a severe headache, stomach ache and nausea. I almost threw ...is lingering effects from the Prepopik. READ ALL THE CAUTI... "

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prepopik tomorrow. This is a new GI and I worked for one...
" ...prepopik tomorrow. This is a new GI and I worked for one so I know the dreaded Co-Lyte. My 2 choices were lemon or cranberry, I hate citrus drinks but I hate lemon more. This prep is new to me an... "

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F Eich
It DID NOT WORK!!!
Followed directions to a tee. This did NOT produce a bowel movement for 14 hours--and then only once with straining. It DID NOT WORK! Very frustrating!!!!

Dick Cabesa
Prepopik SIde Effects
I am a 56 year old male and had never had a colonoscopy before; it was time. Had the consultation and was prescribed Prepopik for the prep, the day prior to the 9am procedure. I was told to take my 1st 5 ounces (along with a gradual 40 ounces of water over the next 5 hours) at 3pm, and then the second dosage at 3am. I never took the 2nd dosage.....here's why.

By 7pm I had developed a very bad headache. By 7:30p it was unbearable, I was starting to get bad chills, so I had to lay down. Between 7:30p- 12m, I was alternatively freezing and then sweating profusely. By idnight I was getting very nauseous. By 12:45 I was throwing up several times. At 1:15 I threw up again. Still had a horrible headache. By 9am, after taking Advil, my headache was gone. And as I write this at noon, I am 99% perfect again.

As foolish as this might be, I will NOT make another attempt.
November 7, 2014
I passed out

Thomas
prepopik power
I was prescribed Prepopik Power for upcoming colonoscopy which I took.It cleaned me out ok.From the day I took it I got sicker and sicker.Six weeks later my colon ruptured and lost 6 units of blood before I got surgery.I lost all my colon.

Lynnita
Prepopik Side Effects
CAUTION: I took PREPOPIK Thurs. It tasted decent. I'm healthy and fit. I developed a severe headache, stomach ache and nausea. I almost threw up the 2nd dose. Miserable night! Four days after a successful colonoscopy, I have indigestion/heartburn, gas, mild pressure in the lower chest, intestinal "rumbling", mild light- headedness and mild heart palpitations. I believe SOME of this is lingering effects from the Prepopik. READ ALL THE CAUTIONS BEFORE CHOOSING THIS DRUG. I DON'T RECOMMEND IT.

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www.webmd.com
thorough. My response to the Prepopik was so violent and...
" ...The first two were uneventful and thorough. My response to the Prepopik was so violent and debilitating that I am having ...as I am still having uncomfortable spasms that I never had... "

dose at 6 am. Prepopik seems to work slowly. I hope I'm...
" I was advised by a pharmacist to take the second dose because vomiting is a side effect. I threw up twice, ...second dose at 6 am. Prepopik seems to work slowly. I hope I'm... "

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www.webmd.com
just about done (15th BM), I suddenly awoke to feel dizzy...
" ...this time using Prepopik. It turned out disastrous. Although I started out fine, was just about done (15th BM), I suddenly awoke to feel dizzy and almost ...Thereafter, I had ACUTE PSYCHOSIS a... "

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www.webmd.com
fit. I developed a severe headache, stomach ache and nausea...
" ...I took PREPOPIK Thurs. It tasted decent. I'm healthy and fit. I developed a severe headache, stomach ache and nausea. I almost threw ...is lingering effects from the Prepopik. READ ALL THE CAUTI... "

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fit. I developed a severe headache, stomach ache and nausea...
" ...I took PREPOPIK Thurs. It tasted decent. I'm healthy and fit. I developed a severe headache, stomach ache and nausea. I almost threw ...is lingering effects from the Prepopik. READ ALL THE CAUTI... "

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www.medschat.com
prepopik tomorrow. This is a new GI and I worked for one...
" ...prepopik tomorrow. This is a new GI and I worked for one so I know the dreaded Co-Lyte. My 2 choices were lemon or cranberry, I hate citrus drinks but I hate lemon more. This prep is new to me an... "

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