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Moviprep vs Miralax, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a female patient aged 56

This is personalized comparison of Moviprep vs Miralax for a female aged 56. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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On Jan, 26, 2014: 793 people are studied in Moviprep vs Miralax

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female51Colonoscopy

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Moviprep ascorbic acid; polyethylene glycol 3350; potassium chloride; sodium ascorbate; sodium chloride; sodium sulfatenot specified
Miralax polyethylene glycol 3350not specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 51 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
MoviprepMiralax
VomitingConstipation
DiarrhoeaNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
PainAnxiety
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)Pain
Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
Abdominal PainBack Pain
Flatulence (flatus expelled through the anus)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Gastrointestinal Sounds AbnormalDyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Colitis (inflammation of colon)Depression
Abdominal DistensionPain In Extremity

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
MoviprepMiralax
Depression
Dry Mouth
Feeling Intoxicated
Swallowing Difficulty
Vomiting
Drowsiness
Irritability
Restlessness (not able to rest)
Constipation
Dizziness

For people in general (regardless of gender or age):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
MoviprepMiralax
VomitingConstipation
DiarrhoeaNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
PainPain
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)Anxiety
Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
Abdominal PainBack Pain
Flatulence (flatus expelled through the anus)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Gastrointestinal Sounds AbnormalDyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Colitis (inflammation of colon)Depression
Abdominal DistensionPain In Extremity

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
MoviprepMiralax
Depression
Dry Mouth
Feeling Intoxicated
Vomiting
Drowsiness
Swallowing Difficulty
Irritability
Constipation
Restlessness (not able to rest)
Dizziness

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On eHealthMe, Moviprep (ascorbic acid; polyethylene glycol 3350; potassium chloride; sodium ascorbate; sodium chloride; sodium sulfate) is often used to treat colonoscopy abnormal. Miralax (polyethylene glycol 3350) is often used to treat constipation. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

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