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(polyethylene glycol 3350, sodium chloride, sodium bicarbonate and potassium chloride) for Oral Solution
For oral solution: Each 4 liter (4L) NuLYTELY jug contains a white powder for reconstitution. NuLYTELY is a combination of polyethylene glycol 3350, an osmotic laxative, and electrolytes (sodium chloride, sodium bicarbonate and potassium chloride) for oral solution.
Each 4 liter jug contains: polyethylene glycol 3350 420g, sodium bicarbonate 5.72 g, sodium chloride 11.2 g, potassium chloride 1.4g. The solution is clear and colorless when reconstituted to a final volume of 4 liters with water.
Polyethylene Glycol 3350, NF
Sodium Bicarbonate, USP
The chemical name is NaHCO3. The average Molecular Weight is 84.01. The structural formula is:
Sodium Chloride, USP The chemical name is NaCl. The average Molecular Weight: 58.44. The structural formula is:
Potassium Chloride, USP The chemical name is KCl. The average Molecular Weight: 74.55. The structural formula is:
Last reviewed on RxList: 10/7/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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