Miralax and Colace drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Miralax and Colace together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Miralax and Colace. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,730 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Miralax

Miralax has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Miralax 29,477 users)

Colace

Colace has active ingredients of docusate . It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Colace 19,024 users)

On Jan, 31, 2017

3,730 people who take Miralax, Colace are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Miralax and Colace drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • nausea
  • febrile neutropenia
  • dehydration
  • pericardial effusion
  • dizziness
  • cardiomegaly
  • contusion
  • hypoglycaemia
  • macrosomia
  • neonatal tachycardia
1 - 6 months:
  • headache
  • diarrhoea
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • febrile neutropenia
  • abdominal pain
  • arthralgia
  • blood glucose increased
  • clostridium difficile colitis
  • dyskinesia
  • nausea
6 - 12 months:
  • abdominal pain
  • anaemia
  • arthropathy
  • bronchitis
  • cellulitis
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • haematuria
1 - 2 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • hypoacusis
  • pneumonia
  • pyrexia
  • abdominal pain upper
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
  • benign gastric neoplasm
  • blood pressure decreased
  • blood pressure increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
2 - 5 years:
  • nausea
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • sleep apnoea syndrome
  • uveitis
  • vertigo
  • vomiting
5 - 10 years:
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain
  • abdominal pain
  • cardiac disorder
  • chest pain
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dyspnoea
  • epistaxis
  • injury
  • nausea
10+ years:
  • pre-existing condition improved
  • therapeutic response unexpected
not specified:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • constipation
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia
  • vomiting
  • anaemia
  • anxiety
  • fall

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • constipation
  • vomiting
  • anxiety
  • anaemia
  • fall
  • back pain
male:
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • constipation
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • anaemia
  • pneumonia
  • pyrexia
  • dyspnoea

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • cerebral infarction
  • convulsion
  • encephalomalacia
  • hyperparathyroidism secondary
  • hypertension
  • infection
  • respiratory distress
  • therapeutic response decreased
  • transplant rejection
  • leukopenia
2-9:
  • pyrexia
  • epistaxis
  • decreased appetite
  • abdominal pain
  • constipation
  • eczema
  • lymphadenopathy
  • mucosal inflammation
  • weight decreased
  • aggression
10-19:
  • headache
  • hypertension
  • hypotension
  • pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • back pain
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • pyrexia
  • haematocrit decreased
20-29:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • abdominal pain
  • injury
  • febrile neutropenia
  • pulmonary embolism
  • chest pain
  • dizziness
  • dyskinesia
  • anxiety
30-39:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • paraesthesia
  • abdominal pain
  • asthenia
  • fatigue
  • injury
  • oedema peripheral
40-49:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • anaemia
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • constipation
  • pyrexia
  • back pain
  • vomiting
50-59:
  • nausea
  • constipation
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • abdominal pain
  • anxiety
  • anaemia
  • vomiting
60+:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • fall
  • pain
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia
  • vomiting
  • dyspnoea
  • anaemia
  • constipation

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you take Miralax and Colace?

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On eHealthMe, Miralax (polyethylene glycol 3350) is often used to treat constipation. Colace (docusate ) is often used to treat constipation. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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