Review: could Miralax cause Incontinence?
We study 9,016 people who have side effects while taking Miralax from FDA and social media. Among them, 37 have Incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Incontinence and more.
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Miralax (latest outcomes from 9,264 users) has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation.
Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) (latest reports from 32,433 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.
On Oct, 25, 2014: 9,016 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax. Among them, 37 people (0.41%) have Incontinence.
Time on Miralax when people have Incontinence * :
Gender of people who have Incontinence when taking Miralax * :
Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Miralax * :
Severity of Incontinence when taking Miralax ** :
How people recovered from Incontinence ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer metastatic (6 people, 16.22%)
- Oesophageal carcinoma (4 people, 10.81%)
- Multiple sclerosis (3 people, 8.11%)
- Neuralgia (3 people, 8.11%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 8.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (10 people, 27.03%)
- Oxycontin (10 people, 27.03%)
- Ativan (10 people, 27.03%)
- Vioxx (9 people, 24.32%)
- Prozac (8 people, 21.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My 10 year old son started taking miralax 7 months ago, and about a month and a half a go, he started to get a thinning patch of hair on top. It has been slowing getting worse. Tonight he is stopping the medicine. Hopefully this will stop, and his hair will regrow
From this study (3 weeks ago):
I've not felt like my bladder is completely empty and starting a streem is sometimes difficult
From this study (3 weeks ago):
Our daughter was 32 years old and was an angle, (CP, Quadriplegic......) a gift.
She passed away Sept 14, 2014.
Her symptoms prior to passing, lethargic, excess bleeding, reduced urine output.
Childern's Motrin 2x daily 12cc and Benadryl 12cc to reduce secretions.
Thanks for your website.
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