Review: could Miralax cause Weight loss?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 11, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 9,004 people who take Miralax. Among them, 68 have Weight loss. See who they are, when they have Weight loss and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Miralax (latest outcomes from 9,237 users) has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation, irritable bowel syndrome. Commonly reported side effects of Miralax include pain exacerbated, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain, pain, nausea.
Weight loss (latest reports from 96,240 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Feb, 15, 2014: 7,784 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax. Among them, 66 people (0.85%) have Weight Loss.
Time on Miralax when people have Weight loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Miralax * :
|Weight loss||65.67%||34.33% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Miralax * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||24.14%||20.69%||17.24%||37.93% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Miralax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight loss||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (9 people, 13.64%)
- Depression (8 people, 12.12%)
- Pain (6 people, 9.09%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 6.06%)
- Insomnia (4 people, 6.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Protonix (39 people, 59.09%)
- Zometa (34 people, 51.52%)
- Ambien (34 people, 51.52%)
- Decadron (29 people, 43.94%)
- Lasix (27 people, 40.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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