Ortho-Preferred

MAGNESIUM CITRATE


- Discussion: 
- for vigorous bowel prep; constipation; is a saline cathartic; 
- Adult: 120-240ml PO prn; 
: 4 ml/kg/dose, upto max 200 ml PO; 
- Precautions: 
- do not use in renal insufficiency, intestinal obstruction



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Friday, December 16, 2011 3:45 pm