and bloating up high ???
26 Mar 2012
Any medication can disagree with your body. Miralax is a laxative, so yes, it can cause those problems. I would stop taking it for a few days and see if your problems go away. If they do, then you have your answer. Try senna instead. It is a natural pill, made from the leaves of the senna tree. Also, it is very cheap.
26 Mar 2012
OMG yes, and it is terrible. I tried it once since I take opiates... yuck. Now I eat prunes, they taste better and don't cause bloating, foul poots, and sticky poops that can take a whole roll of toilet paper to clean up after. I have first hand experience... yuck. PRUNES!
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Other laxatives either don`t work or give me gas,cramps and bloating.
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