Review: taking Miralax and Zofran together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Miralax and Zofran together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Miralax and Zofran. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,109 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, 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 27,403 users)

Zofran

Zofran has active ingredients of ondansetron hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea. (latest outcomes from Zofran 36,472 users)

On Sep, 20, 2016

3,109 people who take Miralax, Zofran are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Miralax and Zofran drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Miralax:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Zofran:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Miralax:
  • female: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • male: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
Zofran:
  • female: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • male: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Miralax:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Zofran:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • abdominal pain
  • febrile neutropenia
  • neutropenia
  • nausea
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • constipation
  • mucosal inflammation
  • pneumonitis
  • diarrhoea
  • pyrexia
1 - 6 months:
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • vomiting
  • constipation
  • headache
  • pneumonitis
  • febrile neutropenia
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • hypersensitivity
  • mucosal inflammation
  • pain
6 - 12 months:
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • insomnia
  • small intestinal obstruction
  • abdominal pain
  • arthropathy
  • asthenia
  • atelectasis
  • bone lesion
  • cholecystitis
1 - 2 years:
  • apnoeic attack
  • atrial septal defect
  • cardiac murmur
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • failure to thrive
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • glossoptosis
  • heart disease congenital
  • laryngomalacia
  • micrognathia
2 - 5 years:
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • coeliac artery compression syndrome
  • constipation
  • drug dependence
  • hepatic necrosis
  • pneumonia
  • anaemia
  • diabetic gastroparesis
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • abdominal pain upper
not specified:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • vomiting
  • dyspnoea
  • constipation
  • pyrexia
  • asthenia
  • anaemia
  • anxiety

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

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

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • constipation
  • decreased appetite
  • diabetes insipidus
  • hyponatraemia
  • muscle spasms
  • myoclonic epilepsy
  • pain
  • dehydration
  • hepatic haemorrhage
  • hypernatraemia
2-9:
  • febrile neutropenia
  • mucosal inflammation
  • pyrexia
  • neutropenia
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • constipation
  • respiratory distress
  • decreased appetite
  • epistaxis
10-19:
  • hypotension
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • febrile neutropenia
  • pyrexia
  • mucosal inflammation
  • headache
  • nausea
  • neutropenia
20-29:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • headache
  • pyrexia
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • pulmonary embolism
  • dyspnoea
30-39:
  • nausea
  • constipation
  • pain
  • vomiting
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • abdominal pain
  • asthenia
  • pain in extremity
40-49:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • vomiting
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • pyrexia
  • constipation
  • anaemia
50-59:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • anaemia
  • oedema peripheral
  • constipation
  • pyrexia
60+:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • vomiting
  • anaemia
  • pneumonia
  • pain
  • constipation
  • dehydration

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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