Review: could Miralax cause Abdominal pain?
Summary: Abdominal pain is found among people who take Miralax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Constipation.
We study 9,031 people who have side effects while taking Miralax from FDA and social media. Among them, 573 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.
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Miralax has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from 9,280 Miralax users)
Abdominal pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 107,282 Abdominal pain patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 9,031 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax. Among them, 573 people (6.34%) have Abdominal Pain.
Time on Miralax when people have Abdominal pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal pain||29.17%||8.33%||33.33%||8.33%||16.67%||4.17%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Miralax * :
|Abdominal pain||64.21%||35.79% |
Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Miralax * :
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||5.60%||6.80%||3.60%||13.80%||17.60%||16.60%||36.00% |
Severity of Abdominal pain when taking Miralax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal pain||16.67%||66.67%||16.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abdominal pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Constipation (92 people, 16.06%)
- Pain (80 people, 13.96%)
- Anxiety (37 people, 6.46%)
- Depression (36 people, 6.28%)
- Nausea (34 people, 5.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (127 people, 22.16%)
- Protonix (126 people, 21.99%)
- Ambien (110 people, 19.20%)
- Zofran (109 people, 19.02%)
- Lasix (108 people, 18.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Seroquel Xr for a 41-year old woman with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Sleepy, Abdominal Pain, Headache (pain in head)
- A study of drug interactions between Symbicort, Miralax, Zyrtec Allergy, Aspirin, Prempro, Lunesta, Zoloft, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide for a 54-year old woman with Asthma, Constipation, Allergy, Heart Attack, Menopause Hot Flashes, Insomnia, Depression, Hypertension. The patient has Lightheadedness - Fainting
- A study of side effects of Wellbutrin for a 34-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Stomach Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Ditropan, Macrodantin for a 62-year old woman with Paraplegia, Urinary Tract Infection. The patient has Diarrhoea, Abdominal Cramps
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 25-year old woman with Headache. The patient has Stomach Pain, Burping (noisily release air from the stomach through the mouth), Acne (skin problems that cause pimples), Headache (pain in head)
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