Start patients on MiraLAX® first: Its triple action hydrates, softens, and promotes gentle peristalsis1-3


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In a NEW survey of 300 GIs
9 in 10 said that MiraLAX® is the
OTC laxative they trust most5,a,b

aBased on a survey that asked 300 gastroenterologists to rate the important factors in choosing an OTC medication for adults with occasional constipation and how well MiraLAX® met those needs. HCPs selected from a set of options based on their clinical experience. Survey details and data are available upon request.5
bGIs rated the strength of their agreement with this statement ≥5 on a scale of 1-7.5

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