Review: could Miralax cause Electrolyte imbalance?
Summary: 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 9,031 people who have side effects while taking Miralax from FDA and social media. Among them, 34 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 9,280 Miralax users)
Electrolyte imbalance has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, pain, depression. (latest reports from 5,006 Electrolyte imbalance patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 9,029 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax. Among them, 34 people (0.38%) have Electrolyte Imbalance.
Time on Miralax when people have Electrolyte imbalance * :
Gender of people who have Electrolyte imbalance when taking Miralax * :
|Electrolyte imbalance||60.61%||39.39% |
Age of people who have Electrolyte imbalance when taking Miralax * :
|Electrolyte imbalance||18.75%||6.25%||6.25%||0.00%||0.00%||9.38%||12.50%||46.88% |
Severity of Electrolyte imbalance when taking Miralax ** :
How people recovered from Electrolyte imbalance ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Tuberous sclerosis (5 people, 14.71%)
- Astrocytoma (3 people, 8.82%)
- Immunodeficiency common variable (3 people, 8.82%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (3 people, 8.82%)
- Metastases to bone (3 people, 8.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Acetaminophen (9 people, 26.47%)
- Lexapro (7 people, 20.59%)
- Topamax (6 people, 17.65%)
- Pantoprazole (6 people, 17.65%)
- Phenobarbital tab (6 people, 17.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- 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 drug interactions between Flomax, Propranolol Hydrochloride, Linzess, Miralax, Anturol, Olanzapine, Zetia, Nexium, Depakote, Benztropine Mesylate for a 40-year old man with Nocturia, Aggression, Constipation, Schizophrenia, Hyperlipidemia, Gerd, Bipolar Disorder, Medication Side Effects. The patient has Agap Low, Eosinophilia, Mental Status Tests, Leaning Left When Walking, Nocturia
- A study of drug interactions between Zofran, Miralax, Zoloft, Protonix for a 15-year old boy with Nausea, Constipation, Abdominal Pain Diagnosis, Gerd. The patient has Urination - Painful
- A study of side effects of Polyethylene Glycol 3350 for a 61-year old woman with Constipation. The patient has Groin Pain
- A study of side effects of Polyethylene Glycol 3350 for a 56-year old woman with Constipation. The patient has Elevated Potassium (hyperkalemia-high potassium in the serum)
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