Miralax and Weight loss - from FDA reports


Weight loss is found among people who take Miralax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Protonix, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Weight loss with Miralax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 33,249 people who have side effects when taking Miralax from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 02, 2017

33,249 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax.
Among them, 87 people (0.26%) have Weight Loss

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Miralax cause Weight loss?

Gender of people who have Weight Loss when taking Miralax *:

  • female: 64.37 %
  • male: 35.63 %

Age of people who have Weight Loss when taking Miralax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 22.54 %
  • 40-49: 19.72 %
  • 50-59: 18.31 %
  • 60+: 39.44 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (11 people, 12.64%)
  • Depression (11 people, 12.64%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (9 people, 10.34%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 8.05%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (6 people, 6.90%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Protonix (42 people, 48.28%)
  • Zometa (41 people, 47.13%)
  • Ambien (38 people, 43.68%)
  • Lasix (31 people, 35.63%)
  • Decadron (31 people, 35.63%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (51 people, 58.62%)
  • Weakness (46 people, 52.87%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (45 people, 51.72%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (42 people, 48.28%)
  • Nausea (40 people, 45.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Weight loss when taking Miralax?


Miralax has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Miralax 33,825 users)

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