Review: could Miralax cause Weight loss?
Summary: Weight loss is found among people who take Miralax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Protonix, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 9,033 people who have side effects while taking Miralax from FDA and social media. Among them, 68 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss and more.
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Miralax has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from 9,284 Miralax users)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,305 Weight loss patients)
On Apr, 12, 2015: 9,031 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax. Among them, 68 people (0.75%) 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||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Miralax * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||23.33%||20.00%||20.00%||36.67% |
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, 13.24%)
- Depression (9 people, 13.24%)
- Pain (7 people, 10.29%)
- Anxiety (5 people, 7.35%)
- Insomnia (4 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Protonix (40 people, 58.82%)
- Zometa (35 people, 51.47%)
- Ambien (34 people, 50.00%)
- Decadron (30 people, 44.12%)
- Lasix (27 people, 39.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Cleocin for a 72-year old man with Upper Respiratory Tract Infection. The patient has Weight Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Ventolin, Singulair, Apple Cider Vinegar, Turmeric, Dandelion, Milk Thistle, Miralax, Magnesium Citrate, Inositol, Vitamin D, L-glutamine, Prednisone, Colazal, Humira for a 33-year old woman with Asthma, General Physical Condition, Inflammation, Abdominal Bloating, Liver Disorder, Constipation, Ulcerative Colitis.
- A study of drug interactions between Miralax, Singulair for a 6-year old girl with Constipation, Asthma.
- A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a 9-year old girl with ADHD. The patient has Weight Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Miralax, Omeprazole, Verapamil Hydrochloride, Hydrochlorothiazide, Cetirizine Hydrochloride, Vitamin D, Hydroxyzine, Sertraline, Lamotrigine, Proair Hfa, Advair Diskus 250/50, Montelukast Sodium for a 39-year old woman with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Acid Reflux, High Blood Pressure, Allergy, Vitamin D Decreased, Anxiety Disorder, Chronic Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Asthma. The patient has Bronchitis Acute, Irregular Heartbeat
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