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Review: Miralax and Zofran

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Miralax and Zofran. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 428 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Miralax (what 9,257 Miralax users reported?) has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is used in constipation.

Zofran (what 865 Zofran users reported?) has active ingredients of ondansetron hydrochloride. It is used in nausea.

On Aug, 21, 2014: 428 people who take Miralax, Zofran are studied

Miralax, Zofran outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Miralax (polyethylene glycol 3350)
- Zofran (ondansetron hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Miralax is effectiven/a66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
n/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/a
Zofran is effectiven/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
n/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Renal Failure AcuteSmall Intestinal ObstructionMultiple Myeloman/aDiabetic Gastroparesisn/an/aPain
DehydrationRhinorrhoeaPancytopeniaDyspnoea
RhinorrhoeaDehydrationRenal Failure AcutePyrexia
Abdominal PainDeathDehydrationAnaemia
Small Intestinal ObstructionColitisFatigue
Blood Bilirubin IncreasedProstate CancerAnxiety
Engraftment SyndromeHepatic FailureNausea
PyrexiaRenal FailureVomiting
ColitisCardiac ArrestConstipation
Septic ShockHepatorenal SyndromeCellulitis

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Miralax is effective33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
Zofran is effective0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
PainThrombocytopenia
PyrexiaConfusional State
DyspnoeaNeutropenia
ConstipationPain
AnxietyFatigue
AnaemiaDehydration
ArthralgiaAnaemia
NauseaAsthenia
FatigueAnxiety
InjuryFebrile Neutropenia

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Miralax is effectiven/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
n/an/a
Zofran is effectiven/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
n/an/a

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/aHaemoglobin DecreasedHaematocrit DecreasedFebrile Bone Marrow AplasiaNauseaDyspnoeaPainConfusional State
White Blood Cell Count DecreasedBlood Bilirubin IncreasedConvulsionEnterocolitisFatigueAnxietyFatigue
Pneumonia BacterialHypotensionMucosal InflammationGastritisPyrexiaPyrexiaThrombocytopenia
Hepatic Enzyme IncreasedPyrexiaCholecystitis ChronicFatigueNauseaDyspnoeaAsthenia
PneumoniaNeutropenic InfectionLung DisorderInfectionVomitingArthralgiaPain
Gamma-glutamyltransferase IncreasedHeadacheAbdominal PainDyspnoeaConstipationAnaemiaFebrile Neutropenia
Platelet Count DecreasedLymphopeniaNauseaBronchitisHeadacheConstipationAnaemia
HeadacheDecreased AppetiteBiliary ColicGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationChest PainInjuryAnxiety
Neutrophil Count DecreasedLipase IncreasedPainCoughDiarrhoeaHaemorrhoidsPneumonia
Oxygen Saturation DecreasedStaphylococcal InfectionPancreatitisRhonchiDehydrationNight SweatsJugular Vein Thrombosis

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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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.

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