Metamucil vs Miralax

Metamucil
Miralax
Other name: Psyllium Psyllium
Other name: Glycolax Glycolax
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Constipation
2.1
Concern level
2.1
Helpfulness
for Constipation
3.2
Concern level
2.1
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Constipation
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Method of use:
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Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Metamucil is a bulk-producing laxative and dietary fiber supplement. The Metamucil brand has existed since 1934, and was owned by G.D. Searle & Company until 1985 when Procter & Gamble acquired the brand. The active ingredient is psyllium seed husks. It ...
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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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Top Concerns
Met
Depression
4
Burning
4
Addiction
3
Spotting
2
Dizziness
2
Ketosis
2
Cough
1
Runny Nose
1
Numbness
1
Contractions
1
Top Concerns
Mir
Weight Gain
7
Depression
4
Burning
3
Addiction
3
Runny Nose
3
UTI
3
Dizziness
2
Cough
2
Numbness
2
Fainting
2
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3
3
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2
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2
2
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Mir
2
0
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1
2
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3
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2
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7
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Met
4
4
Burning
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Met
3
4
Addiction
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3
3
Runny Nose
Mir
Met
3
1
UTI
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Met
3
0
Dizziness
Mir
Met
2
2
Cough
Mir
Met
2
1
Numbness
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Met
2
1
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2
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About Metamucil
Metamucil is a bulk-producing laxative and dietary fiber supplement. The Metamucil brand has existed since 1934, and was owned by G.D. Searle & Company until 1985 when Procter & Gamble acquired the brand. The active ingredient is psyllium seed husks. It ...
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About Miralax
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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