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When should I call my doctor if I am taking Prepopik?

You should call your doctor right away if you have any symptoms of an allergic reaction while taking the pre-colonoscopy laxative Prepopik (sodium picosulfate, magnesium oxide and citric acid), including:
  • hives or itching
  • difficulty breathing
  • swelling of your face, mouth, throat or tongue
Also, call your doctor immediately if you experience any of these symptoms:
  • vomiting
  • nausea
  • bloating
  • dizziness or lightheadedness
  • stomach pain
  • urinating less than normal
  • difficulty drinking clear liquids
  • difficulty swallowing
  • seizures
  • heart problems or a fast, irregular heartbeat
  • bowel ulcers or other bowel problems

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