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Posted 10 Aug 2010 by • 7 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 28 Jun 2010 by • 1 answer
My doctor prescribed Miralax 2xd. That produced very soft stools. Then I took 26gr at bedtime, and the results were satisfactory, but interupted my sleep several times. I would like to time the dose so that the results will be while I am awake and alert.
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 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 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 12 days ago by • 0 answers
I take Miralax GLYCOL 3350, one dose 3 or 4 times a week. I've been doing this for more than a year?
Posted 11 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
I would like to know the consequences of taking Miralax for the long term. I have been diagnosed with Irritable Bowel Syndrome. I do this on recommendation from my GE doctor. So far I have not experienced any adverse side effects, but I am concerned since I need to continue taking Miralax for the ...
Posted 22 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
Ever since my granddaughter got switch from Miralax to Kristalose powder she has not been the same. She has problems with BM for years and forms hard balls , now she throws up and can't keep anything down. Her dose was 3 packs in the morning in a sippy cup and I think that dose was too much ...
Posted 22 May 2017 by • 3 answers
I was two days constipated when I started MiraLax. I am now starting my fourth day on MiraLax with no luck
I just had surgery for a prolapsed rectal sphincter,and now have no control over my bowel movements?
Posted 30 May 2017 by • 0 answers
I have no warning and they are liquid occurring only a few times a week. I'm bloated and uncomfortable. I'm taking miralax 3 times a day,am on a low fiber diet. I'm constipated but cannot take any laxatives,really need a stimulate. Please help!
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