Miralax and High blood sugar - from FDA reports
High blood sugar is found among people who take Miralax, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Colace, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have High blood sugar 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, 111 people (0.31%) have High blood sugar
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Miralax *:
- female: 43.4 %
- male: 56.6 %
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Miralax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 3.12 %
- 10-19: 3.12 %
- 20-29: 3.12 %
- 30-39: 1.04 %
- 40-49: 16.67 %
- 50-59: 31.25 %
- 60+: 41.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (15 people, 13.51%)
- Muscle Spasms (7 people, 6.31%)
- Nausea (6 people, 5.41%)
- Glioblastoma Multiforme (6 people, 5.41%)
- Depression (6 people, 5.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Colace (32 people, 28.83%)
- Protonix (31 people, 27.93%)
- Prilosec (31 people, 27.93%)
- Ambien (31 people, 27.93%)
- Lactulose (28 people, 25.23%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (52 people, 46.85%)
- High Blood Pressure (45 people, 40.54%)
- Anaemia (44 people, 39.64%)
- Stress And Anxiety (39 people, 35.14%)
- Pain (38 people, 34.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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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 ...
Scheduled for shoulder replacement and had to cancel due to A1C being 8.2. It hasn't been that high in many years. I have been taking fortaeo for only about 6 months. Has anyone else seen an increase in their daily glucose testing or on their periodic A1C
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. ...
I am,taking rituxin infusion for polymyositus. I just completed by second course of two infusions. My blood sugar is thru the roof stayin the 200 range for several days. I am not on insulin. Normal run 110 to 160 after meals. Has anyone else seen this result and does it go down?
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 ...
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.