Sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate/Disodium phosphate dodecahydrate

Red

Brand Name(s):Phospho-Soda

Indication:Bowel cleansing prior to bowel endoscopy, radiology, or colonic surgery

Rationale:1

Considered:Mar-09

Review Date:May-20

Comments:
Large Volume bowel cleansing solutions should not be prescribed in Primary Care

The NPSA alert which was issued for this group of drugs can be viewed via the March 2009 APC bulletin