A study for a 70-year old woman who takes Levaquin, Miralax
Summary: 77 female patients aged 70 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.
This is a personalized study for a 70 year old female patient who has Pneumococcal Infection, Constipation. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 28,780 Levaquin users)
Miralax has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from 9,275 Miralax users)
What are the conditions
Pneumococcal infection (infection caused by streptococcus pneumoniae) (latest reports from 418 Pneumococcal Infection patients)
Constipation can be treated by Miralax, Colace, Amitiza, Senna, Lactulose, Polyethylene Glycol 3350. (latest reports from 81,342 Constipation patients)
On Jan, 17, 2015: 77 females aged 66 (±5) who take Levaquin, Miralax are studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Conditions: Pneumococcal Infection, Constipation
- Levaquin (levofloxacin)
- Miralax (polyethylene glycol 3350)
eHealthMe real world results:
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Hemiparesis (weakness on one side of the body)||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||Anxiety|
|Hypertension (high blood pressure)||Bone Disorder|
|Non-cardiac Chest Pain (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus)||Pain|
|Jaundice (a yellowish pigmentation of the skin, the conjunctival membranes)||Fall|
|Cholestasis (a condition where bile cannot flow from the liver to the duodenum)||Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break)|
|Urinary Tract Infection||Tooth Disorder (tooth disease)|
|Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)||Osteomyelitis (infection of bone)|
|Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)|
|Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
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- support group for people who have Constipation
- support group for people who have Pneumococcal Infection
- support group for people who take Levaquin
- support group for people who take Miralax
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- Severe tired taking miralax
I WAS CONSTPATED SO I STARTED USING MIRALAX UNDER A DOCTORS RECOMEDATION I HAVE BEEN FALLING ASLEEP BAD AN CAN HARDLY FUNCTION THIS STUFF IS NOTHING TO BE ON FULL TIME CANT DRIVE OR OPERATE MACHINERY DANGEROUS NO JOKE PEOPLE WARNING LABLE SHOULD BE PUT ON THIS PRODUCT AN WHY THE HELL NONE BEEN ALREADY!!!
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- Hot flashes while taking miralax
After being on daily dose of Miralax for a year and then going off for a few months, after starting back in 2 weeks, experiencing hot flushes periodically all day long last around 30 seconds. I didn't realize when I first started the Miralax for the 1st year that my Hot Flushes may have been a side affect. I even had requested labs to test for menopause which show negative. Again, after I stopped the miralax the hot flushes ceased. As stated above they are back. These did not wait for me to be on the drug 2 or more years either it was within weeks of starting.
- Acne breakout from anitbiotics
I am taking two antibiotics but I don't know if one or both are causing a major acne breakout..At 45 years old, I rarely got acne but since taking oral antibiotics I had a severe acne breakout mostly on my forehead..what the hell is going on? Why is this happening and what can I do to fix it besides basic acne treatment..Is there a food or different method to reduce the breakouts?
Related drug interaction studies:
- Levaquin and Miralax drug interactions (581 reports)
Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Miralax for Constipation reported by 253 people (updated 16 hours ago)
Complete drug side effects:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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