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What should I tell my doctor before I take sodium phosphate?

Talk to your doctor before using sodium phosphate. It is usually recommended or administered by your doctor in preparation for a colonoscopy, though it is also used to treat constipation in some cases.

Before taking sodium phosphate, tell your doctor if you are taking other drugs or if you have a history of kidney or heart problems.

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