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Storage Information

This medication should be stored in its original container at room temperature until mixed, and then in the refrigerator. Use the HalfLytely solution within 24 hours of mixing -- discard any unused portion after 24 hours. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.

Is There a Generic Version?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic HalfLytely and Bisacodyl).

Who Makes Polyethylene Glycol Electrolyte Solution and Bisacodyl?

This medication is made by Braintree Laboratories, Inc.

Available Strengths

This medication comes in one strength, as polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution and bisacodyl tablet bowel prep kit. Each kit contains:
  • One bisacodyl delayed-release 5-mg tablet
  • A two-liter bottle of HalfLytely, which contains:
Optional flavor packs include cherry, lemon-lime, orange, and pineapple flavoring.
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