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Review: could Miralax cause Drug toxicity?

We study 9,016 people who have side effects while taking Miralax from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Drug toxicity. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug toxicity and more.

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Miralax

Miralax (latest outcomes from 9,264 users) has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation.

Drug toxicity

Drug toxicity (latest reports from 110,245 patients) has been reported by people with pain, depression, suicide attempt, high blood pressure, convulsion.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 9,016 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax. Among them, 35 people (0.39%) have Drug Toxicity.

Trend of Drug toxicity in Miralax reports

Time on Miralax when people have Drug toxicity * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drug toxicity100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Drug toxicity when taking Miralax * :

FemaleMale
Drug toxicity55.88%44.12%

Age of people who have Drug toxicity when taking Miralax * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drug toxicity0.00%3.23%3.23%0.00%25.81%9.68%32.26%25.81%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Schizophrenia (8 people, 22.86%)
  2. Hypertension (6 people, 17.14%)
  3. Constipation (4 people, 11.43%)
  4. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (2 people, 5.71%)
  5. Pain (2 people, 5.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Hydrochlorothiazide (11 people, 31.43%)
  2. Prevacid (8 people, 22.86%)
  3. Ativan (8 people, 22.86%)
  4. Aspirin (7 people, 20.00%)
  5. Neurontin (7 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • My 10 year old son started taking miralax 7 months ago, and about a month and a half a go, he started to get a thinning patch of hair on top. It has been slowing getting worse. Tonight he is stopping the medicine. Hopefully this will stop, and his hair will regrow

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  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • Our daughter was 32 years old and was an angle, (CP, Quadriplegic......) a gift.

    She passed away Sept 14, 2014.

    Her symptoms prior to passing, lethargic, excess bleeding, reduced urine output.

    Childern's Motrin 2x daily 12cc and Benadryl 12cc to reduce secretions.

    Thanks for your website.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • I havent used any drugs yet. i started feeling pressure in left eye a little after coarctation of aorta, it isnt always there but i feel pressure in my eye when ever i feel pressure in my heart.

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