Review: could Miralax cause Hyperserotonemia?
This is a review of Hyperserotonemia (Serotonin syndrome) by studying 9,001 people who take Miralax. We analyze: the time on Miralax when people have Hyperserotonemia, gender and age of these people, the severity of Hyperserotonemia, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Miralax. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Miralax (latest outcomes from 9,237 users) has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation, irritable bowel syndrome. Commonly reported side effects of Miralax include pain exacerbated, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain, pain, nausea.
Hyperserotonemia (potentially life-threatening adverse drug reaction) (latest reports from 33,607 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, major depression, bipolar disorder.
On Feb, 15, 2014: 7,784 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax. Among them, 4 people (0.05%) have Hyperserotonemia.
Time on Miralax when people have Hyperserotonemia * :
Gender of people who have Hyperserotonemia when taking Miralax * :
Age of people who have Hyperserotonemia when taking Miralax * :
Severity of Hyperserotonemia when taking Miralax ** :
How people recovered from Hyperserotonemia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Myofascial pain syndrome (2 people, 50.00%)
- Depression (2 people, 50.00%)
- Type 1 diabetes mellitus (1 people, 25.00%)
- Fibromyalgia (1 people, 25.00%)
- Diabetic neuropathy (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lantus (3 people, 75.00%)
- Norvasc (2 people, 50.00%)
- Avalide (2 people, 50.00%)
- Aspirin (2 people, 50.00%)
- Indomethacin (2 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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