Review: Cipro and Miralax drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Cipro and Miralax. It is created by eHealthMe based on 195 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Cipro (latest outcomes from 6,823 users) has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
Miralax (latest outcomes from 9,237 users) has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 195 people who reported to have interactions when taking Cipro, Miralax are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Cipro (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride)
- Miralax (polyethylene glycol 3350)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Cipro, Miralax:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||195|
|Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)||107|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||107|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||96|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Cipro, Miralax:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Short-term Memory Loss||1|
|Balance Impaired Nos||1|
|Vision Abnormal Nos Exacerbated||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma
- Breast cancer
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Cipro (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride) is often used to treat urinary tract infection. 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:
- Cipro is used in:
- Miralax is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Cipro alternatives:
- Miralax alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
From this study (3 years ago):
erin on Apr, 8, 2011:
I was on wellbutrin when I was 17, and I developed Erythema Nodosum on my shins. They went away when I switched to a dye-free pill. Is it possible that it was the blue dye in the pill that was causing the problems? I just thought I would share since I noticed that the majority of patients who suffered this side effect were in their 50's.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By xbluemystx: What has miralax done to my body? please help me...
Years ago after multiple surgeries, I ended up with chronic constipation. GI doctor told me to take 4 doses of miralax everyday. About a year into the medication, I completely changed as a person. I experienced brain fog, anxiety, meltdowns, blowups, sexual dysfunction, and worst of all excessive ...
- By Nana09: Has anyone ever had anxiety attacks while taking miralax?
I have been using Miralax for at least a year,with no problem.Now,I'm having anxiety attacks & my head itches all the time & I do not have dandruff...Is there anyone who has had anything like this while using Miralax (Polyethylene). HELP!!I'M MISERABLE!!!I have to take something for constipation,but ...
- By Dawn Perry: I'm taking methananamine hipp so i won't get a uti. i skipped a dose and have a uti. i'm back on the methananamine hipp.can i take cipro with it for the uti?
I skipped a dose of the methenamine hipp. That was a huge no-no. I immediately got a uti. I need an antibiotic asap but I don't know if I can take cipro with the methanimine hipp. Does anybody know i should stop this antiseptic drug and take the antibiotic for now? Thanks so very much!!!!
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