Colonic Indications

Indications and Contra-Indications for Colon Hvdrotherapy

Indications

Colon hydrotherapy may be beneficial for the following conditions:

  • Acute Fecal Impaction
  • Constipation
  • Colitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Parasitic Infection
  • Atonic Colon
  • Mucous Colitis
  • Fever Therapy
  • Hyper / Hypothermia
  • Abdominal Distention / Flatulence
  • Intestinal Toxemia
  • Diverticulosis
  • Paraplegics & Quadriplegics (Bowel Training)
  • Prevention
  • Balance Physiologic Flora of Large Intestine
  • Preparation of diagnostic study of the large intestine
  • Barium Enema
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid
Indications under prescription and direct physician supervision
  • Diverticulitis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • On Site Preparation Following Trauma
  • Early Pregnancy (up to 4 months)
Contra-Indications for Colon Hydrotherapy
  • Severe Cardiac Disease (uncontrolled hypertension of congestive heart failure)
  • Aneurysm
  • Severe Anemia
  • GI Hemorrhage/ perforation
  • Severe Hemorrhoids
  • Cirrhosis
  • Carcinoma of the colon
  • Fissures/Fistulas
  • Advanced Pregnancy
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Recent Colon Surgery
  • Renal Insufficiency