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MiraLAX® Is the #1 Doctor-recommended Choice


The Numbers Don’t Lie! MiraLAX® Is the #1 Recommended Choice

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By Doctors

IQVIA Survey 2020

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By Pharmacists

Pharmacy Times Survey 2020

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By Gastroenterologists

IQVIA Survey 2020

MiraLAX® is the #1 doctor-recommended choice for many reasons. In fact, it has been the #1 doctor-recommended brand since it went on the market as an OTC laxative in 2007.

MiraLAX® is recommended more often than any other laxative. We measured the number of times each brand was recommended to patients from 2015 to 2020. It’s no surprise that MiraLAX® is leading the race.

  • MiraLAX® provides complete, comfortable and predictable relief.
  • MiraLAX® offers both stool-softening and laxative effects.
  • MiraLAX® does not cause harsh side effects such as gas, bloating, cramping and sudden urgency.
  • MiraLAX® relieves occasional constipation that may be caused by certain medications.
more doctors recommend Miralax than its competitors, like Dulcolax, Senokot

Tips for Relief

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Ask for Help

Try making a list of questions ahead of visiting your doctor to help start the conversation.

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Water can keep your stool softer and easier to pass. Make your goal about eight glasses of water per day.

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Moving your body can stimulate your intestinal muscles and move stool through the colon.

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Eat Enough Fiber

Try for a total of 25 to 30 grams of fiber daily from sources like beans, berries, whole grains and dark vegetables.

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