Miralax and Fatigue - from FDA reports


Fatigue is found among people who take Miralax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zofran, and have Pain. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 45,462 people who have side effects when taking Miralax from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 14, 2018

45,462 people reported to have side effects when taking Miralax.
Among them, 2,401 people (5.28%) have Fatigue


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Miralax cause Fatigue?

Time on Miralax when people have Fatigue *:

  • < 1 month: 52.08 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.25 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.08 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 6.25 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.33 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Miralax *:

  • female: 63.15 %
  • male: 36.85 %

Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Miralax *:

  • 0-1: 0.33 %
  • 2-9: 2.25 %
  • 10-19: 3.67 %
  • 20-29: 2.25 %
  • 30-39: 4.87 %
  • 40-49: 12.92 %
  • 50-59: 15.83 %
  • 60+: 57.89 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 342 people, 14.24%
  2. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 267 people, 11.12%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 132 people, 5.50%
  4. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 131 people, 5.46%
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 129 people, 5.37%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zofran: 382 people, 15.91%
  2. Colace: 374 people, 15.58%
  3. Zometa: 322 people, 13.41%
  4. Protonix: 298 people, 12.41%
  5. Ambien: 291 people, 12.12%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Weakness: 847 people, 35.28%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 721 people, 30.03%
  3. Pain: 599 people, 24.95%
  4. Breathing Difficulty: 510 people, 21.24%
  5. Stress And Anxiety: 454 people, 18.91%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study



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