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Review: could Miralax cause Incontinence?

Summary: Incontinence is found among people who take Miralax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Breast cancer metastatic.

We study 9,020 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

Miralax (latest outcomes from 9,268 users) has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation.

Trend of miralax reports

Incontinence

Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) (latest reports from 32,456 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.

Trend of Incontinence in Miralax reports

Time on Miralax when people have Incontinence * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Incontinence when taking Miralax * :

FemaleMale
Incontinence56.76%43.24%

Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Miralax * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Incontinence0.00%0.00%3.23%0.00%0.00%0.00%45.16%51.61%

Severity of Incontinence when taking Miralax ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Incontinence ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer metastatic (6 people, 16.22%)
  2. Oesophageal carcinoma (4 people, 10.81%)
  3. Multiple sclerosis (3 people, 8.11%)
  4. Neuralgia (3 people, 8.11%)
  5. Hypertension (3 people, 8.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (10 people, 27.03%)
  2. Oxycontin (10 people, 27.03%)
  3. Ativan (10 people, 27.03%)
  4. Vioxx (9 people, 24.32%)
  5. Prozac (8 people, 21.62%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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