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Miralax Side Effects

Report Miralax Side Effects

If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Miralax, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Miralax side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Miralax.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Miralax side effects are:
Dizziness (45 reports)
Potassium (30 reports)
Am Experiencing Hair Loss (24 reports)
Back Pain (22 reports)
Blood Sugar (15 reports)
Smelly Gas (14 reports)
HEADACHE (12 reports)
Pressure (12 reports)
High Blood Pressure (8 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Miralax side effects . You can also compare Miralax side effects or view FDA reports.

Miralax Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Miralax reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Miralax on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Cholecystectomy, Obstruction, Flatulence, Diarrhoea, Off Label Use, Underdose
on Nov 27, 2013 Female from US , 78 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Miralax. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Miralax side effects: cholecystectomy, obstruction, flatulence, diarrhoea, off label use, underdose. Miralax dosage: Unk, Qd. Patient was hospitalized.

Product Taste Abnormal
Patient was taking Miralax. Patient felt the following Miralax side effects: product taste abnormal on Nov 05, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Male , weighting 178.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Miralax dosage: 17 G, Prn.

Obsessive-compulsive Disorder, Anxiety
Adverse event was reported on Nov 04, 2013 by a Female taking Miralax (Dosage: Approx 5-6 Years, Once Daily, Taken By Mouth) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , child 8 years of age, weighting 56.00 lb, After Miralax was administered, patient encountered several Miralax side effects: obsessive-compulsive disorder, anxiety.

Off Label Use
on Nov 01, 2013 Male from US , child 3 years of age, was treated with Miralax. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Miralax side effects: off label use. Miralax dosage: N/A.


Off Label Use
on Nov 01, 2013 Male from US , child 10 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Miralax. Patient felt the following Miralax side effects: off label use. Miralax dosage: Unk, Qpm.

Off Label Use
Patient was taking Miralax. After Miralax was administered, patient encountered several Miralax side effects: off label use on Nov 01, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Female , child 5 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Miralax dosage: N/A.

Off Label Use
Adverse event was reported on Nov 01, 2013 by a Female taking Miralax (Dosage: Unk, Qd) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , child 4 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Miralax side effects: off label use.

Constipation
on Nov 01, 2013 Female from US , 93 years of age, was treated with Miralax. Patient felt the following Miralax side effects: constipation. Miralax dosage: N/A.

Abdominal Pain Upper, Product Quality Issue
on Mar 12, 2014 Female from US , weighting 160.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Miralax. After Miralax was administered, patient encountered several Miralax side effects: abdominal pain upper, product quality issue. Miralax dosage: N/A.

Vomiting, Malaise, Product Odour Abnormal, Product Taste Abnormal
Patient was taking Miralax. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Miralax side effects: vomiting, malaise, product odour abnormal, product taste abnormal on Dec 12, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 74 years of age, weighting 178.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Miralax dosage: 17 G, Hs.
Associated medications used:

Off Label Use
Adverse event was reported on Oct 30, 2013 by a Male taking Miralax (Dosage: Unk, Qd) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , child 5 years of age, Patient felt the following Miralax side effects: off label use.

Off Label Use
on Oct 30, 2013 Male from US , child 2 years of age, was treated with Miralax. After Miralax was administered, patient encountered several Miralax side effects: off label use. Miralax dosage: Unk, Qd.

Surgery, Thrombosis
on Nov 07, 2013 Female from US , 74 years of age, was treated with Miralax. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Miralax side effects: surgery, thrombosis. Miralax dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Product Taste Abnormal
Patient was taking Miralax. Patient felt the following Miralax side effects: product taste abnormal on Oct 30, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 30 years of age, weighting 171.9 lb, was diagnosed with and. Miralax dosage: 17 G, Qd.

Overdose, Off Label Use
Adverse event was reported on Jan 24, 2014 by a Female taking Miralax (Dosage: 238 G, Once) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 60 years of age, weighting 145.0 lb, After Miralax was administered, patient encountered several Miralax side effects: overdose, off label use.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Pravastatin Sodium
  • Aspirin
  • One-a-day Essential Vitamins
  • Calcium Magnesium Zinc
  • Ascorbic Acid (+) Vitamin E


Abnormal Behaviour, Prescribed Overdose, Off Label Use
on Oct 30, 2013 Male from US , child 5 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Miralax. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Miralax side effects: abnormal behaviour, prescribed overdose, off label use. Miralax dosage: 17 G, Qd.

Off Label Use
on Oct 30, 2013 Male from US , child 10 years of age, was treated with Miralax. Patient felt the following Miralax side effects: off label use. Miralax dosage: Unk, Qd.

Overdose
Patient was taking Miralax. After Miralax was administered, patient encountered several Miralax side effects: overdose on Oct 29, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Male , weighting 240.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Miralax dosage: 51 G, Qpm.

Malaise, Vomiting, Off Label Use
Adverse event was reported on Oct 29, 2013 by a Female taking Miralax (Dosage: 17 G, Qd) . Location: US , child 8 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Miralax side effects: malaise, vomiting, off label use.

Abdominal Pain Upper, Muscle Spasms, Off Label Use
on Jan 27, 2014 Female from US , 61 years of age, weighting 171.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Miralax. Patient felt the following Miralax side effects: abdominal pain upper, muscle spasms, off label use. Miralax dosage: 17 G, Qam.

Off Label Use
on Oct 29, 2013 Male from US , child 2 years of age, was treated with Miralax. After Miralax was administered, patient encountered several Miralax side effects: off label use. Miralax dosage: N/A.

Prescribed Overdose, Off Label Use
Patient was taking Miralax. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Miralax side effects: prescribed overdose, off label use on Oct 28, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 53 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Miralax dosage: N/A.

Product Quality Issue
Adverse event was reported on Nov 08, 2013 by a Female taking Miralax (Dosage: 17 G, Qd) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , weighting 165.0 lb, Patient felt the following Miralax side effects: product quality issue.

Off Label Use
on Oct 28, 2013 Female from US , child 12 years of age, was treated with Miralax. After Miralax was administered, patient encountered several Miralax side effects: off label use. Miralax dosage: N/A.

Off Label Use
on Oct 28, 2013 Female from US , child 3 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Miralax. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Miralax side effects: off label use. Miralax dosage: N/A.

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

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