Review: Miralax and Zofran
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Miralax and Zofran. It is created by eHealthMe based on 388 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Miralax (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation.
Zofran (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of ondansetron hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea.
On Oct, 10, 2013: 388 people who reported to have interactions when taking Miralax, Zofran are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Miralax (polyethylene glycol 3350)
- Zofran (ondansetron hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Miralax, Zofran:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
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Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Miralax, Zofran:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma
- Non-small cell lung cancer
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin sodium injection
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Rhonda: Can miralax cause hair loss
(for a 58 year old woman who has Constipation, Migraine - Common, Hair Loss, and takes Miralax)
I have been having a significant hair loss for the last 4 weeks. I was admitted to the hospital for a GINA bleed and was told that I needed to take Miralax daily. I was wondering if the is a connection between Miralax and my hair loss
(Number of patients like Rhonda: 636)
- By Andrea: My 11 year old daughter has been taking prevacid for about 2 years. she has developed warts and i was wondering if anyone else thought these might be related
(for a 11 year old girl who has Acid Reflux, and takes Prevacid, Miralax)
I was wondering if anyone else noticed warts developing after long term use of Prevacid. I know it sounds really weird, but I've heard that drugs like Prevacid can deplete the body of certain nutrients.
(Number of patients like Andrea: 2,970)
- By Allen: How long before chorea goes away after stopping miralax
(for a 7 year old girl who has Chorea, and takes Miralax)
Child started miralax at age 3. chorea presented at age 7.5. How long before Chorea goes away after stopping Miralax?
(Number of patients like Allen: 125)
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After having one treatment of Gemzar, I had a sever reaction, which caused me to have many seizures. This caused me to developed PRES, which in turn has caused me to have brain damage.When I came out of my induced coma I did not know where I was, nor did I know who my family members were. I could no ...
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My biggest problem is trying to keep my blood pressure at 110 to 140 diastolic and controlling constipation.
(Number of patients like Doris Waldhelm: 10,483)
- By Tonya2247: I got pneumonia while taking topamax, obvious correlation
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Miralax (polyethylene glycol 3350) is often used to treat constipation. Zofran (ondansetron hydrochloride) is often used to treat nausea. 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:
- Miralax is used in:
- Zofran is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Miralax alternatives:
- Zofran alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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