Review: could Miralax cause Electrolyte Imbalance?


Electrolyte imbalance is found among people who take Miralax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Acetaminophen, and have Tuberous sclerosis . We study 28,414 people who have side effects while taking Miralax from FDA and social media. Among them, 41 have Electrolyte imbalance. Find out below who they are, when they have Electrolyte imbalance and more.

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Miralax has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Miralax 29,456 users)

Electrolyte Imbalance

Electrolyte imbalance has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, osteoporosis, pain, depression (latest reports from 6,944 Electrolyte imbalance patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

28,414 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax.
Among them, 41 people (0.14%) have Electrolyte Imbalance

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Miralax cause Electrolyte imbalance?

Gender of people who have Electrolyte Imbalance when taking Miralax *:

  • female: 53.85 %
  • male: 46.15 %

Age of people who have Electrolyte Imbalance when taking Miralax *:

  • 0-1: 13.51 %
  • 2-9: 5.41 %
  • 10-19: 8.11 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 8.11 %
  • 50-59: 10.81 %
  • 60+: 54.05 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Tuberous Sclerosis (5 people, 12.20%)
  • Metastases To Bone (4 people, 9.76%)
  • Immunodeficiency Common Variable (3 people, 7.32%)
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy (3 people, 7.32%)
  • Constipation (3 people, 7.32%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Acetaminophen (10 people, 24.39%)
  • Lexapro (9 people, 21.95%)
  • Lasix (8 people, 19.51%)
  • Aspirin (8 people, 19.51%)
  • Topamax (7 people, 17.07%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Diarrhoea (21 people, 51.22%)
  • Vomiting (19 people, 46.34%)
  • Nausea (19 people, 46.34%)
  • Hypokalaemia (13 people, 31.71%)
  • Hypertension (12 people, 29.27%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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