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What is the usual dosage of MiraLAX powder?

Posted 10 Aug 2010 by NANAJOJO 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.

MiraLax - When is the best time to take it?

Posted 23 Mar 2014 by dman1956 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 ...

I have been prescribed to take Miralax everyday. I have been taking it for about 5 months. lately?

Posted 4 Sep 2012 by to_late_421 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?

Is there anything OTC comparable to Lactulose?

Posted 3 Sep 2014 by LymaBeane 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

I took two doses of miralax in one day, am I at risk?

Posted 4 Sep 2009 by mh92 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?

Doc unconcerned by constipation up to my lungs?

Posted 3 Jul 2016 by RyanPm40 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 ...

Magnesium Citrate - Really need help! Question regarding severe constipation?

Posted 22 Jun 2016 by ElleLynne 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? ...

Is steroid and Lidocaine application for anal fissure ( 3 weeks old fissure) with Miralax enough?

Posted 31 Mar 2012 by hp0909 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 ...

Viberzi - Can you take Miralax with this medication?

Posted 17 days ago by Catniss 0 answers

Since constipation is a side effect of this medication, can you use Miralax as needed with it?

Gastroparesis and constipation: what works?

Posted 18 Dec 2016 by BMhoarder 0 answers

I was diagnosed with severe gastroparesis, and also esophageal spasms, and chronic constipation. So, I haven't gone in several days, despite daily Lizness and Miralax. I am currently doing prep for colonoscopy. I already drink massive amounts of water, so not concerned about dehydration. So I ...

MiraLax - How long after you take it, will you start pooping?

Posted 4 Dec 2016 by Shaerobi 0 answers

Doctor told us to give 8 cap full service of miralax w/ 32oz. Of liquid in 4 hours. When should I expect my son to start really pooping?

Can taking Miralax daily cause weight gain?

Posted 23 Nov 2016 by psmarf22 0 answers

Aspartame? Does anybody know what the inactive ingredients of Miralax are?

Posted 19 Nov 2016 by Tina57 1 answer

So I'm doing a search on the ingredients of Miralax and found that's it's active ingredient is nothing more than the chemical makeup of ANTI-FREEZE! Why I even started a search was to see if it has Aspartame in it (which I cannot get a definitive answer ) only to find that ...

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