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Does Miralax cause Behavior Problems ?

#87 in Miralax discussions - 38 posts discuss Behavior Problems with Miralax. Behavior Problems is #87 concern in Miralax discussions.
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time. My son also has experienced major behavior problems...
" ...Miralax and it's very scary! It is not approved for use in children and should not be used more than 7 days! It's never been studied in children yet it is prescribed on a chronic basis all the time... "

We give him Miralax daily, but doesn't seem to...
" ...(about 3 yrs old cognitively). Due to meds and behavioral issues (not wanting to sit long enough) he is always constipated. We give him Miralax daily, but doesn't seem to work. Be have even... "

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mentioned that Miralax was not good because it was the same...
" ...that Miralax was not good because it was the same thing that was in radiator fluid and that there were a lot of issues, especially ...Miralax, have you noticed any odd changes in behavior? Any... "

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she has been on miralax for about 8 months consistently...
" ...we say or do she will not listen. I believe it is a behavior problem for her how can we can get this cycle to stop? she has been on miralax for about 8 months consistently... "

an opinion about the use of Miralax. When my son was on...
" ...just wanted to give an opinion about the use of Miralax. When my son was on it, I noticed some disturbing behavioral changes that stopped when I stopped giving it to him.... "

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My son was recently prescribed Miralax for exactly the same...
" ...son was recently prescribed Miralax for exactly the same issues... I joined the Miralax Yahoogroup, and then never ...ongoing discussion about significant behavioral changes while taking the st... "

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to his encopresis (even on 34 g of miralax and 1 ex-lax...
" ...much debate, we're having our son evaluated for sensory issues, possible fine motor ...to his encopresis (even on 34 g of miralax and 1 ex-lax ...of kids with behavior problems tend to overco... "

provider is having some behavioral issues with him calming...
" ...it, so he's on a miralax plan) we're getting him evaluated ...them for formal testing. Our DC provider is having some behavioral issues with him calming down after a tantrum - I... "

side. We have behavioral issues that do not help...
" ...point- we are pretty sure it is on the pyschological side. We have behavioral issues that do not help Encopresis, at all. Miralax is a big part of our lives...though not yet on a daily basis.... "

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paid for a professional sleep consult and it was amazing...
" ...juice with Miralax twice a day, he's able to sleep so, so much better. I also paid for a professional sleep consult and it was amazing. With my ...that helped us isolate behavioral issues fro... "

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