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Posted 10 Aug 2010 by • 4 answers
I am taking MiraLAX powder for the first time, but do not have the paper instructions and need to know how much to use? I do not have the packets but do have the powder. Please advise.
Posted 1 Sep 2009 by • 4 answers
Posted 23 Mar 2014 by • 2 answers
My doctor recommended I take two doses a day, but I'm not sure about the best times to use it, so I would be interested to know about other peoples' experiences. Before a meal? After a meal? Just before bedtime? Before/after breakfast? Just trying to get a feel for how people are using ...
Posted 4 Sep 2012 by • 3 answers
... sometimes I have not been able to make it to the bathroom on time. I just don't want to stop taking it because I went through a lot of pain and I never want to have that happen again. what do you think I should do?
MiraLax - I am on day one , and I'm nervous to have a bowel movement because of pain. What should i?
Posted 10 May 2013 by • 5 answers
Posted 3 Sep 2014 by • 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
Posted 4 Sep 2009 by • 2 answers
So i took the regular dose (17g) and took it again hours later (34g) and I'm scared now. I still have not had a bowel movement. Am I going to be OK?
Posted 3 Jul 2016 by • 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 ...
Posted 31 Mar 2012 by • 7 answers
I am currently suffering from Anal fissure due to constipation since 3 weeks. It bled in the beginning and almost healed over two weeks. Yesterday I had another episode of constipation and my fissure bled again with too much of pain. My doctor prescribed me steroid and Lidocain gel for topical ...
Posted 10 days ago by • 0 answers
Is this correct ? If so how long do I have to wait to start again, I see in some comments people have taken daily for 7 years,,, I need some advice on this, Please help.
Posted 14 days ago by • 0 answers
I'm wondering how this tastes? I have colonscopy tomorrow and I'm suppose to drink 2 bottles of gatorade with this mixed in with it
Posted 4 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
The cramping comes and goes like I have an urge to go but nothing happens! I'm on my second dose of miralax! Is this common??
Posted 22 Jun 2016 by • 2 answers
I had colon surgery 4 years ago. My colon literally ripped in two from severe constipation & diverticulitis. I take Relistor injections (which is a opioid blocker). Miralax, senna, mineral oil used on occasion. I feel like I just need to get cleaned out. Will Magnesium Citrate pills do that? ...
Posted 5 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
Trying Linzess after many years taking magnesium citrate / miralax etc ... only took it 2 days so far . It has been somewhat helpful but how long before it really helps and do you ever produce a healthy normal bowel movement!? Very frustrating .. why do so many people have this issue !?
Posted 6 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
Since constipation is a side effect of this medication, can you use Miralax as needed with it?
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