Drug interactions between Metamucil Orange Smooth Texture and MiraLax
|Metamucil Orange Smooth Texture (psyllium)|
|MiraLax (polyethylene glycol 3350)|
Interactions between your drugs
Metamucil Orange Smooth Texture
A total of 41 drugs (154 brand and generic names) are known to interact with Metamucil Orange Smooth Texture.
- Metamucil Orange Smooth Texture is in the drug class laxatives.
- Metamucil Orange Smooth Texture is used to treat the following conditions:
- MiraLax is a member of the drug class laxatives.
- MiraLax is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Metamucil Orange Smooth Texture (psyllium)
Psyllium may interact with other medications if given at the same time. This can cause your other medications to become less effective. In general, all oral medications should be administered at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after dosing of psyllium. Take psyllium with a full glass (at least 8 ounces) of cool water or another liquid. Taking psyllium without enough liquid may cause it to swell in the throat and cause choking.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.