- Are MiraLAX and Kristalose the Same Thing?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of MiraLAX?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Kristalose?
- What is MiraLAX?
- What is Kristalose?
- What Drugs Interact with MiraLAX?
- What Drugs Interact with Kristalose?
- How Should MiraLAX Be Taken?
- How Should Kristalose Be Taken?
Are MiraLAX and Kristalose the Same Thing?
What Are Possible Side Effects of MiraLAX?
Common side effects of MiraLAX include:
Tell your doctor if you experience serious side effects of MiraLAX including severe or bloody diarrhea, bleeding from your rectum, blood in your stools, or severe and worsening stomach pain, cramping, or bloating.
What Are Possible Side Effects of Kristalose?
Common side effects of Kristalose include:
- abdominal cramps,
- loss of fluids,
- low blood levels of potassium (hypokalemia),
- high blood levels of sodium (hypernatremia),
- nausea, and
What is MiraLAX?
What is Kristalose?
Kristalose (lactulose) For Oral Solution is a synthetic disaccharide indicated for the treatment of constipation.
What Drugs Interact With MiraLAX?
Other drugs may interact with MiraLAX. Tell your doctor all prescription and over-the-counter medications and supplements you use.
What Drugs Interact With Kristalose?
Kristalose may interact with antacids. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use.
How Should MiraLAX Be Taken?
How Should Kristalose Be Taken?
The usual adult dosage of Kristalose is 10 g to 20 g of lactulose daily. The dose of Kristalose may be increased to 40 g daily if necessary. Twenty-four to 48 hours may be required to produce a normal bowel movement.
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