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What is the usual dosage of MiraLAX powder?

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 10 Aug 2010 4 answers

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

... 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 ...

Posted 4 Sep 2012 3 answers

MiraLax - When is the best time to take it?

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 ...

Posted 23 Mar 2014 2 answers

Is there anything OTC comparable to Lactulose?

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 ...

Posted 3 Sep 2014 4 answers

Doc unconcerned by constipation up to my lungs?

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 ...

Posted 3 Jul 2016 0 answers

Problems with Fecal Impaction?

I was given some amitiza samples to try for opioid induced constipation. In four days I was impacted. It is terrible. I have gone back to miralax and stool softeners every day. It works, but at 3-6 ...

Posted 2 days 21 hours ago 1 answer

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

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 ...

Posted 22 Jun 2016 1 answer

MiraLax - Can you take this every 2-3 day to maintain regularity?

I have had bowel movement issue for the last 4-5 years now. I began taking stool softeners and it work for a long time. I decided to go off of them and stayed regular. I had a bowel movement daily in ...

Posted 6 Jun 2016 2 answers

Polyethylene Glycol 3350 - I am taking Miralax for fecal loading & constipation. I am looking for?

... information on when to take this in correlation to my many other medications. I cant seem to find anything on how far a part to drink this before and after other meds. If someone has information ...

Posted 26 May 2016 2 answers

What is wrong when linzess doesn't work?

I have been on linzess 145 and or 290 with miralax every nite for 2 weeks and I am still constipated; what can I do?

Posted 20 Mar 2016 1 answer

I went to ER last night with what the Doctor thought was kidney stones because of the pain I was in?

Took a CT scan and said my bowels was full of "poop". I have impacted bowel with diarrehea, the pain is still awful nothing is helping, the nurse said take Miralax twice a day for 2 days it ...

Posted 23 Dec 2015 2 answers

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

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 ...

Posted 31 Mar 2012 7 answers

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