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Can you take polyethylen glycol 3350 at the same time as taking other oral medication

I like to know if you can drink this while taking other medications or should there be a waiting period if so how long ?
by betty in Ames Ia., 06/26/2017

polyethlene glycol 3350 nf

could i please know what this product is made of. My mom has cancer and this is one of her medications and uses it for laxitive but we would appricate to know what it is made of thank you, Jackie T
by Jackie in loma rica california, 07/23/2009

Weaning off of this drug, can it cause headaches?

My 13 year old son has been on Polyethylene Glycol for 2 months. He started at 10.5 grams and has been dropping his doses by a couple of grams each week. We are at 4 grams and he is still having a movement once or twice a day which is great, but for t...
by Penny Huska in Barrie, Ontario, Canada, 10/31/2007

Polyethylene Glycol 3350 Bowel discoloration?

I've been using Polythylene Glycol 3350 Oral Powder on and off for three weeks now and have noticed that my bowel movements have taken on a dark, tar like consistancy.  I was wondering if this is normal?  I am anemic and my doctors are l...
by Sheryl Linton in Deerfield,Il, 01/04/2009

correct dosage for 60lb/9 yr.old

son has had constant diarriaha and has been kicked out for school for accidents. doctor prescribed 34 mg for 2 months. he had diarriaha and was kicked out of school again. school in now trying to get cps to remove child. problem stopped when medicatio...
by anonymous in salamanca, ny, 04/24/2007

POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder Drug and Prescription Information


POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder Medication Classification


POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder Brandname


POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder is used for the Treatment

Polyethylene Glycol (pol-ee-ETH-i-leen GLYE-kol) Treats occasional constipation.

When To Not Use POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to polyethylene glycol, or if you have signs of a bowel obstruction (nausea, vomiting, stomach pain or bloating).

How Should You Use POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder

Powder, Packet

  • Your doctor will tell you how much of this medicine to take and how often. Do not take more medicine or take it more often than your doctor tells you to. This medicine is not for long-term use.
  • Always dissolve the powder in a full glass (8 ounces) of water, juice, soda, coffee, or tea before swallowing it. If you need to measure your medicine, use a marked measuring cup or spoon.
  • It may take 2 days or longer for this medicine to help you have a bowel movement.
  • If a dose is missed:
  • If you miss a dose or forget to take your medicine, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to take the medicine and skip the missed dose.
  • Do not use extra medicine to make up for a missed dose.

Proper POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder Storage

Store POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder and all medications out of the reach of children.

What To Avoid While Using POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder Warnings

  • Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Do not use this medicine longer than 2 weeks unless your doctor has told you to.

POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 (Oral) (Powder Side Effects

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

  • Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in face or hands, swelling or tingling in the mouth or throat, tightness in chest, trouble breathing
  • Severe stomach pain, bloating, vomiting, or diarrhea
  • If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
  • Mild cramps, bloating, diarrhea, or gas

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Lynn, Ottawa Ontario Canada - 09/15/2012

The only laxitive i have been able to tolerate so far. I suffer from several bowel issues and diseases after being poisoned by Arsenic. It has been years since I have been regular. Thank you peg 3350:)