Osmotic Laxative [EPC]

142433 reported adverse events

Drugs of this class: POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 LACTULOSE POTASSIUM CATION MAGNESIUM CATION SODIUM CATION LACTULOSE SOLUTION POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350, SODIUM SULFATE ANHYDROUS, SODIUM BICARBONATE, SODIUM CHLORIDE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL-3350 AND ELECTROLYTES 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 PRODUCT USE ISSUE 9517
1 DRUG INEFFECTIVE 9182
2 DIARRHOEA 9115
3 NAUSEA 8355
4 OFF LABEL USE 7946
5 FATIGUE 7145
6 DYSPNOEA 6585
7 VOMITING 5717
8 CONSTIPATION 5364
9 ASTHENIA 5081
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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 PRODUCT PRESCRIBING ISSUE 780 0.2289
2 INTERCEPTED DRUG PRESCRIBING ERROR 97 0.1960
3 CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE-MINERAL AND BONE DISORDER 102 0.1468
4 DRUG ADMINISTERED TO PATIENT OF INAPPROPRIATE AGE 1042 0.1446
5 AMMONIA INCREASED 522 0.1368
6 SEDATION COMPLICATION 105 0.1200
7 INCORRECT PRODUCT ADMINISTRATION DURATION 989 0.1195
8 PRODUCT CONTAMINATION PHYSICAL 123 0.1151
9 FAECES HARD 245 0.1136
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