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How fast should Miralax be working when your taking it on a daily basis?

Posted 12 Feb 2018 1 answer

If you take a dose at lets say 4:30 and have been on miralax for a couple weeks when should you expect a bowel movement?

Is there anything OTC comparable to Lactulose?

Posted 3 Sep 2014 4 answers

I am taking Lactulose and it works well for me. My doctor wonders why I would always need it. Miralax doesn't work for me. Is there anything OTC that is comparable to Lactulose so that I don't have to depend on a doctor to get the help I need? Thanks

What time of the day is best to take Miralax?

Posted 1 Apr 2013 1 answer

There is a FDA petition to get Miralax off the market. What can you share about the side effects?

Posted 9 Apr 2013 5 answers

... listed and the serious problems that have been reported to the FDA for the last ten years without an action, even though the FDA came out and warned in 2011 that neuropshychiatric events were possible. Three or more children have died from seizures from this? Is this safe for children since it ...

Has anyone had a problem with feeling cold after using Miralax?

Posted 30 Dec 2012 5 answers

I, like others, go a week or longer without a BM and when I do have one the stool is very hard and I strain excessively. Miralax does help me but it makes my body feel extremely cold. When I had my last colonoscopy, after drinking the gallon prep, I was so cold I was shaking uncontrollably and ...

Doc unconcerned by constipation up to my lungs?

Posted 3 Jul 2016 1 answer

I am usually very regular, but I have been constipated for a week now. I've tried miralax, senokot, and meta mucil with no luck. I went to an Urgent Care facility, where I was given an x-ray (after a LOT of hesitation from the doc). At first I was told by the tech I'd be getting two ...

Is there any difference between generalac, lactulose? and miralax?

Posted 5 Sep 2014 2 answers

Sometimes when stools are hard I get very bad stomach aches - - motility problem which Dr said is due to scar tissue. I had been in hospital with viral bronchitis - hope life gets a little easier now.

I have been taking two tablespoons of lactulose a day for 10 days and I'm not having any results?

Posted 23 May 2015 3 answers

I get a lot of wind and with a fair amount of straining I might go 15% of what I would consider a normal bowel movement. I don't know if I am taking it at the wrong time of day or what but I need help.

Anal fissure from 4 weeks. Currently taking Senna8.6mg and Miralax. Still have hard BM initially?

Posted 14 Apr 2012 3 answers

I am currently suffering from Anal fissure due to constipation since 3 weeks. My pain has gone down considerably with fissure, however I have itching sensation. I am taking Miralax and Senna 8.6mg at night.In spite of taking all these, morning BM is hard initially and then its loose. I still see ...

Constipation - has anyone had highBP, palpations skipped heart beats(PAC) from miralax?

Posted 8 Nov 2015 1 answer

... I took miralax for several days in a row and developed these symptoms. I stopped miralax and palpitations stopped. Tried it again and they came back. have been off of it for 8 days and palpitations have stipped and BP is coming down

Lactulose - Can it be frozen with a juice to make it tolerable? When my husband takes the liquid?

Posted 7 Apr 2017 3 answers

... plain he gags and ends up puking. Can't read some of above. Can the liquid be mixed with Kefir and still be effective? His is 10 Gm/15ml Sil Hi/T. Does freezing Lise its effectiveness?

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