A study for a 5 year old girl who takes Miralax - from FDA reports


1,254 females aged 5 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 5 year old female patient who has Constipation. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Dec, 05, 2018

1,254 females aged 5 (±5) who take Miralax are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Miralax for a 5-year old girl.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 5
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Constipation
  • Drugs taken:
    • Miralax (polyethylene glycol 3350)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Stools - Pale Or Clay Colored: 0 (0% of females aged 5 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Aggression
  2. Abnormal behavior
  3. Screaming (a long loud piercing cry)
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Irritability
1 - 6 months:
  1. Anger
  2. Abnormal behavior
  3. Stress and anxiety
  4. Feeling abnormal
  5. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry;)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Stress and anxiety
  2. Aggression
  3. Anger
  4. Abnormal behavior
  5. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Aggression
  2. Abnormal behavior
  3. Anger
  4. Seizures (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain)
  5. Crying
2 - 5 years:
  1. Anger
  2. Stress and anxiety
  3. Abnormal behavior
  4. Aggression
  5. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry;)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Stress and anxiety
  2. Anger
  3. Irritability
  4. Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)
  5. Aggression
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Nausea and vomiting
  2. Fever
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Diarrhea
  5. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract): 100 people, 7.97%
  2. Cystic Fibrosis (disease of the secretary glands): 38 people, 3.03%
  3. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 38 people, 3.03%
  4. Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (All) (cancer of the white blood cells characterized by excess lymphoblasts): 34 people, 2.71%
  5. Pain : 33 people, 2.63%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Bactrim (69 people, 5.50%)
  2. Prevacid (68 people, 5.42%)
  3. Keppra (63 people, 5.02%)
  4. Zofran (57 people, 4.55%)
  5. Zantac (52 people, 4.15%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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