Osmotic Laxative [EPC]

159326 reported adverse events

Drugs of this class: POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 LACTULOSE POTASSIUM CATION MAGNESIUM CATION SODIUM CATION LACTULOSE SOLUTION POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350, SODIUM SULFATE ANHYDROUS, SODIUM BICARBONATE, SODIUM CHLORIDE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL-3350 AND ELECTROLYTES SULFATE GAVILAX HELLEBORUS COMP. D

These side effects are most commonly reported by patients taking drugs of the Osmotic Laxative [EPC] class:

# Side effect Count
0 DIARRHOEA 10360
1 DRUG INEFFECTIVE 10252
2 PRODUCT USE ISSUE 9751
3 NAUSEA 9515
4 OFF LABEL USE 9205
5 FATIGUE 8156
6 DYSPNOEA 7306
7 CONSTIPATION 6496
8 VOMITING 6472
9 PAIN 5876
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Drugs of the Osmotic Laxative [EPC] class are most commonly taken among patients reporting these side effects:

# Side effect Count Frequency
0 INAPPROPRIATE PRESCRIBING 467 0.7581
1 SEDATION COMPLICATION 379 0.2760
2 INTERCEPTED DRUG PRESCRIBING ERROR 97 0.1964
3 PRODUCT PRESCRIBING ISSUE 867 0.1765
4 CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE-MINERAL AND BONE DISORDER 138 0.1516
5 DRUG ADMINISTERED TO PATIENT OF INAPPROPRIATE AGE 1041 0.1448
6 AMMONIA INCREASED 587 0.1420
7 CREATININE RENAL CLEARANCE DECREASED 423 0.1286
8 HYPERPARATHYROIDISM SECONDARY 263 0.1200
9 INCORRECT PRODUCT ADMINISTRATION DURATION 1392 0.1195
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