Miralax and Pain - from FDA reports
Pain 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 Zometa, and have Stress and anxiety. This review analyzes which people have Pain 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 Oct, 20, 2017
35,362 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax.
Among them, 1,802 people (5.1%) have Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Miralax when people have Pain *:
- < 1 month: 51.16 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.58 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.3 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.3 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.65 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pain when taking Miralax *:
- female: 67.01 %
- male: 32.99 %
Age of people who have Pain when taking Miralax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.58 %
- 10-19: 5.09 %
- 20-29: 4.96 %
- 30-39: 5.57 %
- 40-49: 17.34 %
- 50-59: 18.51 %
- 60+: 46.94 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (145 people, 8.05%)
- Multiple Myeloma (135 people, 7.49%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (125 people, 6.94%)
- Depression (120 people, 6.66%)
- Osteoporosis (115 people, 6.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (448 people, 24.86%)
- Protonix (335 people, 18.59%)
- Xanax (320 people, 17.76%)
- Prilosec (311 people, 17.26%)
- Ambien (310 people, 17.20%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (660 people, 36.63%)
- Fatigue (543 people, 30.13%)
- Weakness (533 people, 29.58%)
- Back Pain (484 people, 26.86%)
- Nausea (434 people, 24.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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