Miralax and Weakness - from FDA reports
Weakness 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 Pain. This review analyzes which people have Weakness 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, 1,719 people (4.86%) have Weakness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Miralax when people have Weakness *:
- < 1 month: 47.06 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.45 %
- 6 - 12 months: 19.61 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.96 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.92 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Weakness when taking Miralax *:
- female: 61.61 %
- male: 38.39 %
Age of people who have Weakness when taking Miralax *:
- 0-1: 0.29 %
- 2-9: 2.58 %
- 10-19: 1.79 %
- 20-29: 1.65 %
- 30-39: 5.44 %
- 40-49: 12.74 %
- 50-59: 18.04 %
- 60+: 57.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (249 people, 14.49%)
- Multiple Myeloma (145 people, 8.44%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (112 people, 6.52%)
- High Blood Pressure (104 people, 6.05%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (86 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (305 people, 17.74%)
- Ambien (298 people, 17.34%)
- Colace (275 people, 16.00%)
- Protonix (274 people, 15.94%)
- Prilosec (273 people, 15.88%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (731 people, 42.52%)
- Pain (533 people, 31.01%)
- Nausea (522 people, 30.37%)
- Breathing Difficulty (453 people, 26.35%)
- Stress And Anxiety (408 people, 23.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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