Frequently Asked Questions
If you have questions about occasional constipation, we have answers.
The challenges of constipation can be better managed by understanding the condition. Here are answers to common questions to help you better understand some of the causes of constipation, and how MiraLAX® works with the water in your body to hydrate, soften, and ease — unblocking your system naturally.
How to Take MiraLAX and Using the Right Dose
Adults and children 17 years of age and older should take 17 grams of powder. Use the MiraLAX® bottle top to measure 17g by filling to the indicated line in the cap. Mix and dissolve into four to eight ounces of any beverage (hot, cold or room temperature). For children 16 years of age or under, ask a doctor.
Single-dose packets of MiraLAX® are also available.