Miralax and Abdominal pain - from FDA reports
Abdominal pain is found among people who take Miralax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zofran, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Abdominal pain with Miralax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 35,362 people who have side effects when taking Miralax from FDA , and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Sep, 20, 2017
35,362 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax.
Among them, 1,141 people (3.23%) have Abdominal pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Miralax when people have Abdominal pain *:
- < 1 month: 52.31 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.31 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.69 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.15 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 1.54 %
Gender of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Miralax *:
- female: 64.47 %
- male: 35.53 %
Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Miralax *:
- 0-1: 0.34 %
- 2-9: 4.17 %
- 10-19: 8.78 %
- 20-29: 4.39 %
- 30-39: 9.35 %
- 40-49: 13.85 %
- 50-59: 18.36 %
- 60+: 40.77 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (171 people, 14.99%)
- Nausea (81 people, 7.10%)
- Depression (77 people, 6.75%)
- High Blood Pressure (70 people, 6.13%)
- Stress And Anxiety (69 people, 6.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zofran (189 people, 16.56%)
- Protonix (166 people, 14.55%)
- Ambien (140 people, 12.27%)
- Lasix (139 people, 12.18%)
- Colace (133 people, 11.66%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (377 people, 33.04%)
- Diarrhea (298 people, 26.12%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (262 people, 22.96%)
- Weakness (220 people, 19.28%)
- Fatigue (216 people, 18.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Do you have Abdominal pain when taking Miralax?
- Check symptoms - is abdominal pain caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- Ask a question - ask a question related to the study
- write a review - share your experience related to the study
- More tools...
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsAbdominal pain and drugs with ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMeAbdominal pain and Miralax from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Miralax has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Miralax 35,961 users)
Abdominal pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain (latest reports from 137,907 Abdominal pain patients).
Browse all side effects of Miralaxa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Abdominal painAbdominal pain
Could your condition cause Abdominal painAbdominal pain
What would happen?
Questions to the study
I have been taking Mirapex for about six years first 1 mg a day then 2 mg a day and again 1 mg a day For about three to four months now, I have a pain in my upper abdomen, just beneath the rib cage I also have irregular bowels, flatulence and feel tired My blood tests are normal, so ...
I have had hypothyroidism for about 15 years and even though I wasn't the best for taking my meds correctly I never really had a problem but that is until I was hospitalized in Feb. of 2017 for strep and the flu at the same time. The Dr. at the hospital upped my dosage from 200 mcg (which I had ...
Hello, I've been prescribed Atarax, before that I had been taking baclofen for pain. I have anxiety, depression, fibromyalgia, and have recently been diagnosed with borderline personality disorder. I have good days and I have bad days. Today is not a good day, and I feel like I can insane just ...
A bad fall in 2006. Required pain management MRIS, numerous tests and a cervical and lumbar surgery in 2007 to correct. Two Rear end car accidents while I was at a stop light. One in 2011 and one in 2015. I already had spinal stenosis and degenerative disc desease genetically passed on. Problems ...
User reviews to the study
I took Miralax daily for probably close to a year I already had suffered from anxiety and depression. It got progressively worse several months ago and I never correlated it with Miralax still giving it some research. Since then I have stopped except for taking it one time a couple weeks ago. ...
Diagnosis: SIBO (small intestine bacterial overgrowth) I took nine doses of Xifaxan (four days/two per day 550 mg each tablet) and stopped because of increased abdominal bloating and diarrhea. One to three days later I took a dose of Miralax for constipation. I may have taken a second ...
Hi, I just started taking Hydrochlorothiazide 10 days ago. As of last night I have a persistent stabbing stomach pain, sometimes it feels hot. Not much for an appetite. And feeling nauseous :/. What causes the stomach pain when on Hydrochlorothiazide ?
I have been using a generic Miralax daily for about 4 years now, and have recently developed tiny red spots on my lower legs. I take no the medication on a regular basis, and I have no other symptoms, so I am wondering if this could be a reaction to the Miralax.