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A 27-year-old female asked:

was advised to give maalox for infant constipation. is this ok or is miralax (polyethylene glycol) better?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Miralax (polyethylene glycol): Maalox tends to be more of an antacid.Miralax (polyethylene glycol) is better than constipation.

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Last updated Oct 7, 2019

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