Answers By CategoryDrugs — Miralax Polyethylene Glycol

Will mag-ox 400 help with my constipation?

Will Metamucil powder help me with my constipation problem ? I'm always constipated no matter what ! If yes how many times do I have to drink it ?

Will Miralax (polyethylene glycol) and prune juice help pass/soften hard stool in the rectum? I haven't had a normal bowel movement in 10 days but I'm passing gas.

Will miralax (polyethylene glycol) help an impaction in a cat?

Will miralax (polyethylene glycol) help with fecal impaction at all

Will miralax (polyethylene glycol) severly block absorption of nutrients? I've been taking it to maintain bowel movements. But don't want it to block protein after i workout

Will Miralax (polyethylene glycol) work for constipation from pain meds? Im taking 2 doses/day and Im still not having regular bowel movements. Can I increase? Senna did not work. Fleets enema on sunday with good results

Will miralax soften stool that is already hard, or does it only work on "new" stool?

Will Senokot (senna) help hard to pass stool already formed or only stool forming thereafter? If it can do the first, please explain how. Thank you.

Will stool softeners work the same way as laxatives?

Will taking magnesium sulfate cause loose bowels?

Will using milk of magnesia 2 times per week for constipation cause bowel dependence?

With bowel related issues I've had for years, how often is it safe to take a saline enema in a week time frame? Someone told me of hyponatremia

Woke to severe rectal pain. Didn't feel constipated but used glycerin suppository in case. Next day had a bowel movement w/ some grayish poop at end?

Would it be a good idea to try a probiotic supplement since I suffer from constipation & digestive problems? I'm on Linzess.

Would it be advisable to use miralax (polyethylene glycol) for a few days..Just to see if I have stool that is not being eliminated?

Would it be more beneficial to get colon hydrotherapy or drink magnesium citrate for constipation?

Would it be okay to drink 1/2gal golytely (polyethylene glycol) with 1/2gal juice instead of full 1gal golytely (polyethylene glycol)? Can't handle it.

Would it be okay to take colace pill every day for more then a week like miralax (polyethylene glycol)?

Would Plan B interrupt my other prescribed meds (miralax (polyethylene glycol) and dolcolax)? Is it safe to take it while on those meds? Will it still work?

Would sniffing mannitol powder cause a laxitive effect?

Would some tissue and with liquid glycerine on it work as a laxative? it's 2am and I am desperate!

Would taking Miralax (polyethylene glycol) and linzess everyday cause low potassium levels in blood?

XRay obstruction on small intestine and Ileus GI Dr gave me laxative Gaviscon Nexium (esomeprazole) was at ER 3 times and enema was administered & nothing sent home?

Xray of son's tummy shows lots of poop and especially large gas bubble. Going to step up miralax (polyethylene glycol). Any ideas for reducing gas? 2.5 yrs weighs 23.5lbs

Ya she a parkinson patient nd is on regular doses of laxatives. She has no pain in stomach nd prety ok othrwise. What dose of miralax (polyethylene glycol) u suggest?

Yes can't have bm on methadone and alcohol in chronic pain and bloating. Been taking laxatives?

Yesterday I tried purging for the first timeBut it didn't work.I tried it 6or7 timesbut it didn't work.i don'twant to be bolemic.But why can't ipurge?

Your standard recommendation of adding fiber & water to diet to relieve constipation: Is that supposed to show improvement within a couple of days?