Miralax and Frequent headaches - from FDA reports
Frequent headaches 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 Ambien, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Frequent headaches 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.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
35,362 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax.
Among them, 994 people (2.81%) have Frequent headaches
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Miralax when people have Frequent headaches *:
- < 1 month: 54.55 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.55 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.27 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.82 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.82 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Frequent headaches when taking Miralax *:
- female: 75.23 %
- male: 24.77 %
Age of people who have Frequent headaches when taking Miralax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 3.58 %
- 10-19: 7.79 %
- 20-29: 3.96 %
- 30-39: 6.9 %
- 40-49: 17.88 %
- 50-59: 17.11 %
- 60+: 42.78 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (134 people, 13.48%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (60 people, 6.04%)
- Stress And Anxiety (56 people, 5.63%)
- High Blood Pressure (54 people, 5.43%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (53 people, 5.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ambien (143 people, 14.39%)
- Colace (136 people, 13.68%)
- Prilosec (135 people, 13.58%)
- Aspirin (118 people, 11.87%)
- Neurontin (115 people, 11.57%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (353 people, 35.51%)
- Fatigue (335 people, 33.70%)
- Weakness (274 people, 27.57%)
- Pain (270 people, 27.16%)
- Dizziness (237 people, 23.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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