Moviprep Instructions

MOVIPREP -AS AN OUT-PATIENT

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Preparing for your procedure

Your Doctor wants to examine your large intestine (also called bowel or colon). This is a simple process, but first your bowel must be totally clean so the Doctor can see clearly. Before your examination your Doctor wants you to take MOVIPREP®. This product empties and cleans your bowel.

DO NOT take oral medication 1 hour either side of drinking your MOVIPREP®. Please follow instructions given by your Doctor or Nurse regarding medication.

Please READ this leaflet carefully and follow the instructions. If you have any questions please talk to your Doctor or Nurse. You will be helping make sure the examination goes well by following all instructions.

Inform your Nurse or Doctor IF YOU ARE PRONE TO CONSTIPATION and / or YOU USUALLY FOLLOW A HIGH FIBRE DIET:

You may be asked to take a laxative such as MOVICOL® to overcome the constipation. Ifyou are asked to take MOVICOLĀ®, the dose is 1 sachet daily. This may be increased to 2 – 3 sachets daily if required. If more than 1 sachet is required then the dose may be split (eg morning & night). MOVICOL® is available over the counter from pharmacy or via prescription from your doctor. Please follow any instructions given by your Nurse or Doctor.

Day:_________________ Date: _____________________

3 Days Prior to your procedure, start a "low residue diet"

AVOID FOODS THAT CONTAIN NUTS, WHOLE GRAINS, SKINS, SEEDS OR FIBRE

THERE IS A SUGGESTED MENU FOR THESE 3 DAYS ON THE BACK PAGE

The following table suggests types offoods to avoid and those allowed during these 3 days.

AVOID AVOID ALLOWED
Wholegrain bread, fibre enriched white bread, Plain white bread / panini /English muffins wholemeal (brown) rice or pasta, corn meal, cereals, white toast / French toast, Cornflakes, Rice Bubbles, muesli, muesli bars, oats (porridge) Plain white bread / panini /English muffins white toast / French toast, Cornflakes, Rice Bubbles, white flour, white pasta, white rice
Casseroles or dishes containing vegetables Lean beef, pork, lamb, veal, fish, poultry, eggs sausages, bacon, meat curries (no onion) Plain meat / steak and bacon pies, tofu, meat su bstitutes
Strawberries, passionfruit, citrus fruit, grapes, tomato, capsicum, peas, corn, onions Legumes, such as baked beans or kidney beans lentils, barley, split peas All fruit and vegetable skins and seeds Clear strained fruit juice (clear apple, clear pear) strained vegetable juice (V8) Skin free pumpkin and potato (mashed, steamed, baked) potato salad -with mayonnaise, egg, ham
Coconut, dried fruit, nuts, sultanas, raisins, seeds eg linseed, sesame, sunflower, poppy Fruit yoghurt, Jevity, Sustagen Hospital with fibre, Nutrison Multi Fibre All milks, plain yoghurt, cheese, white sauces, sour cream, butter, margarine, oil, mayonnaise, plain ice cream, meringue, custard
Jams and marmalades with skins, seeds or peel, peanut butter, mustard, most rei ishes Vegemite, honey, lemon butter, cheese spread, fish and meat paste
AVOID ALL FIBRE SUPPLEMENTS SUCH AS: Metamucil, Normafibe, Normacol Plus, Nucolox, Psyllium, Benefiber, Fybogel Strained broths, clear soups, beef tea, soup cubes, Water include at least 6 -8 glasses per day, Soda water, tea, coffee, Bonox, Bovril, cordial, Milo, Aktavite, Sustagen, Ensure, Digestilact,
AVOID ALL FIBRE SUPPLEMENTS SUCH AS: Metamucil, Normafibe, Normacol Plus, Nucolox, Psyllium, Benefiber, Fybogel Strained broths, clear soups, beef tea, soup cubes, Water include at least 6 -8 glasses per day, Soda water, tea, coffee, Bonox, Bovril, cordial, Milo, Aktavite, Sustagen, Ensure, Digestilact,

THE DAY BEFORE YOUR PROCEDURE. Day_____________________ Date_____________________ Follow the instructions appropriate to your procedure time

MORNING PROCEDURE AFTERNOON PROCEDURE
On the day before your procedure you can have Breakfast, still avoiding foods containing nuts, grains, skins, seeds or fibre On the day before your procedure you can have Breakfast and Lunch still avoiding foods containing nuts, grains, skins, seeds or fibre
ONLY CLEAR FLUIDS FROM BREAKFAST UNTIL INSTRUCTED Refer to bottom of page – Clear Fluids Table ONLY CLEAR FLUIDS FROM LUNCH UNTIL INSTRUCTED Refer to bottom of page – Clear Fluids Table
At 2pm prepare your first 1L of MOVIPREP® by mixing sachet A & B in 1L of water then chill. Prepare your 500 mL (2cups) of CLEAR FLUIDS from clear fluids table below. Full MOVIPREP® mixing instructions on Back Page At 4pm prepare your first 1L of MOVIPREP® by mixing sachet A & Bin lL of water then chill. Prepare your 500 mL (2cups) of CLEAR FLUIDS from clear fluids table below. Full MOVIPREP® mixing instructions on Back Page
At 4pm start consuming your MOVIPREP®. Over the next 1 Yz Hrs (90mins) drink the 1L of MOVIPREP® plus 500 mL (2 cups) of clear fluids. Begin with MOVIPREP® but the clear fluids can be interspersed with the prep if preferred. It is important to finish ALL the MOVIPREP® and CLEAR FLUIDS. At 6pm start consuming your MOVIPREP®. Over the next 1 Yz Hrs (90mins) drink the 1L of MOVIPREP® plus 500 mL (2 cups) of clear fluids. Begin with MOVIPREP® but the clear fluids can be interspersed with the prep if preferred. It is important to finish ALL the MOVIPREP® and CLEAR FLUIDS.
CONTINUE DRINKING CLEAR FLUIDS At 6pm prepare your second 1L of MOVIPREP® by mixing sachet A & B in lL of water then chill. Prepare your 500 mL (2cups) of CLEAR FLUIDS from clear fluids table below. CONTINUE DRINKING CLEAR FLUIDS Before going to bed prepare your secohd 1L of MOVIPREP® by mixing sachet A & B in lL of water then chill. Prepare your 500 mL (2cups) of CLEAR FLUIDS from clear fluids table below.
At 8pm start consuming your second 1L of MOVIPREP®. Over the next 1 Yz Hrs (90mins) drink the 1L of MOVIPREP® plus 500 mL (2 cups) of clear fluids. Begin with MOVIPREP® but the clear fluids can be interspersed with the prep if preferred. It is important to finish ALL the MOVIPREP® and CLEAR FLUIDS. At 6am start consuming your second 1L of MOVIPREPĀ®. Over the next 1 Yz Hrs (90mins) drink the lL of MOVIPREP® plus 500 mL (2 cups) of clear fluids. Begin with MOVIPREP® but the clear fluids can be interspersed with the prep if preferred. It is important to finish ALL the MOVIPREP® and CLEAR FLUIDS.

This solution is designed to give you watery diarrhoea. Your bowel motions will become clearer and clearer and will eventually look like urine, yellow water or beer. Please check the toilet bowl to see whether this is happening. If required apply a water repellent cream (lanolin, Vaseline, Amolin) to your anal area once the diarrhoea commences.

If you are unsure of any aspects of the preparation or you are having an adverse reaction or any problems, ring the number you have been given.

You have now completed your preparation for your examination. It is important to consume ONLY CLEAR FLUIDS until otherwise instructed. Remember your Stop Clear Fluids Time this is important for your procedure to be successful.

Whilst on Clear Fluids you are allowed

Water, Black tea, Black coffee Clear Soup – strain bits out before drinking Yellow or orange jelly
Cordial- orange or lemon NO red, green, purple or blue Sports Drinks eg Gatorade or Powerade NO red, green, purple or blue
Fruit Juice- pulp free orange or clear apple Beef tea eg Bovril, Bonox Soup cubes eg stock cube in hot water

Suggested “Low Residue” Menu Plan only

This menu plan is a suggestion only and is not intended for long term use, as it contains fewer vegetables and fruits than is normally recommended.

BREAKFAST LUNCH /DINNER SNACKS
  • Juice- apple, cranberry, pear, white grape
  • Yoghurt (no fruit or nut topping)
  • Small bowl Cornflakes or Rice
  • Bubbles
  • 2 eggs poached boiled or scrambled
  • Bacon, sausage
  • Hash browns
  • 1 slice white toast
  • French toast, cinnamon sugar
  • Plain mince, vegemite, honey
  • Croissants- plain or ham and cheese
  • Muffin – no fruit or nuts
  • Crumpets and honey
  • Pancakes with syrup
  • Chocolate brioche
  • Tea
  • Coffee
  • Water
  • Clear soups, broths, chicken noodle soup
  • Fish, steak, chops, ham, chicken, turkey
  • Potato or pumpkin (skinless), baked,
  • steamed, mashed, potato salad
  • Pasta carbonara or macaroni cheese no tomato paste or bottled sauces)
  • Sandwiches- white bread / roll, panini: chicken, ham (no mustard),
  • Tuna, turkey, pastrami, corned beef, cheese, egg
  • Baked rice custard: chocolate mousse
  • Plain ice-cream
  • Water
  • Soft drink
  • Tea
  • Coffee
  • Cheese and crackers Rice cakes, protein bars (no nuts)
  • Ham quiche
  • Parmesan cheese sticks Wedges with sour cream
  • Cake based on white flour
  • Biscuits based on white flour
  • Chocolate biscuits – no nuts
  • Cheesecake- no wholemeal crust
  • Scones with honey
  • Pikelets with lemon & sugar or honey
  • Waffles with syrup
  • Vanilla slice: Doughnut
  • Custard Danish or custard tart
  • Meringue kisses
  • Milkshakes, egg flips, protein shake
  • Clear sports drinks, tea, iced tea
  • Coffee, hot chocolate
  • Plain / chocolate Sustagen
  • Ensure, Digestilact
  • Water

MOVIPREP® PREPARATION INSTRUCTIONS:

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  1. Each Box of MOVIPREP® contains
    • 2 clear bags.
    • Each bag contains 2 sachets marked A and B.
  2. Open 1 clear bag and remove sachets A and B.
  3. Empty the contents of both sachets into an empty jug.
  4. dd 1 litre of water (not chilled).
  5. Stir the solution until the powder has dissolved and the MOVIPREP” solution is clear or slightly hazy. This may take up to Smins. You may chill the MOVIPREP® before drinking.
  6. Have at least two (2) glassfuls (250 ml each) of ClEAR flUIDS (as listed on the previous page) to consume with your MOVIPREP® . (Clear fluids are NOT mixed with the prep)

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Norgine Pty Limited. (ABN 78 DOS 022 882) 3/14 Rodborough Road, Frenchs Forest, NSW 2086. Tel AUS 1800 636 000/ NZ 0800 404178 ® = registered trademark. MOVIPREP® and MOVICOL® are registered Trademarks of the Norgine® group of companies. N- 64S