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Please tell me, could taking a lot of miralax (polyethylene glycol) help you lose weight?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Nooooooooooooooooooo

This is not a healthy way to approach weight loss.
It is a good way to begin an eating disorder.

In brief: Nooooooooooooooooooo

This is not a healthy way to approach weight loss.
It is a good way to begin an eating disorder.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: There are

Better and more effective ways of doing it.
Start off with low carb, low fat diet, 6-8 glasses of water(4-16 ozs bottled water) , 8 hours of sleep ; exercise. A lot of people think they have to give up their favorite food like a punishment it does not have to be. You can still enjoy them but in smaller proportions . Make sure there are no medical conditions that is causing excessive weight gain

In brief: There are

Better and more effective ways of doing it.
Start off with low carb, low fat diet, 6-8 glasses of water(4-16 ozs bottled water) , 8 hours of sleep ; exercise. A lot of people think they have to give up their favorite food like a punishment it does not have to be. You can still enjoy them but in smaller proportions . Make sure there are no medical conditions that is causing excessive weight gain
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Dr. Charlene Sojico
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