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Constipation (also known as costiveness, dyschezia, and dyssynergic defaecation) refers to bowel movements that are ...
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Miralax 26,460 Laxative 22,011 Stool Softener 15,048
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Miralax
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Pedia Lax
Other name: Glycolax (Glycolax)
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Polyethylene glycol (PEG) is a Ether compound with many applications from industrial manufacturing to medicine. It has also been known as polyethylene oxide (PEO) or polyoxyethylene (POE), depending on its molecular weight, and under the trad...
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Polyethylene glycol (PEG) is a Ether compound with many applications from industrial manufacturing to medicine. It has also been known as polyethylene oxide (PEO) or polyoxyethylene (POE), depending on its molecular weight, and under the trad...
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called back saying to use pedia lax. I really don't want to...
" Thank you. I already have miralax but the dr finally called back saying to use pedia lax. I really don't want to ...poor kid keeps getting constipated b/c she refuses... "

for kids.You can give her MiraLax it is ok for kids...
" You can try Pedia-Lax for kids (this medicine put ...it is $1.92 and work great,also there you can find Gentle laxative for kids.You can give her MiraLax it is ok for kids to used,I give th... "

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use just pedia-lax strips and occasionally the senna...
" We usually use just pedia-lax strips and occasionally the senna stool softeners. ...Constipation all her life, off miralax for a year now. And ...do or give her. She was shaking last night, we... "

We have to give her miralax (she's actually given it...
" ...yada.) I asked about the lactose intolerant thing, and they said it's more likely she'd have stomach issues & diarrhea. We have to give her miralax ...http://pedia-lax.com/products/liquid-gl... "

Pediatrician had to put my son on Miralax, but he is reg....
" ...one is still on Whole milk...That will pulg them right up in excess. First thing I would do is give a Pedia-Lax fleet suppository, it will make them go in about 15 min. Also they do make a milk... "

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her off, we had worked her dose of miralax down to just 1/4...
" ...successfully transitioned DD off of Miralax earlier this year after almost ...the adult strength, not the pedia-lax brand that were not strong ...her off, we had worked her dose of miralax do... "

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Or should I go Pedia-Lax route?...
" ...smth going on and I need to clear his system out. I raised the ? long time ago, because for my background a child wetting every night till 6 is not normal, but got mislead by “oh, he will outgrow i... "

and I also gave him Fleet Pedia-Lax chewables. I would...
" ...kept DS off the Miralax and Fleet products ...moved on to enimas, he had Miralax twice a day, and I also gave him Fleet Pedia-Lax chewables. I would have ...those things, but the Miralax and... "

For a while, we gave her Pedia-Lax dissolvable strips (I'm...
" ...motility is poor, then the Miralax isn't going to do ...just continue to sit there. All Miralax did for Ali was cause ...a difference. For a while, we gave her Pedia-Lax dissolvable stri... "

pediatricians we now use Miralax powder (17 gr in an 8oz...
" We have been dealing with constipation with my daughter since ...few pediatricians we now use Miralax powder (17 gr in an ...Suppositories every 1-2 days. and Pedia-Lax Ennemas about once a wee... "

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