What is Naloxegol?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Movantik Moventig


Naloxegol is an orally administered agent that is used for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Naloxegol

Side effect Patients Percentage


Based on patients currently taking Naloxegol

Dosage Patients Percentage
25 mg every other day 1

Why patients stopped taking Naloxegol

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Doctor's advice 1
Other 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Naloxegol


Currently taking Naloxegol

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1

Stopped taking Naloxegol

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 2
< $25 1
Not specified 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Naloxegol after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Docusate (Stool Softener) 1
Lubiprostone (Amitiza) 1
No treatments 1
prucalopride (Resotran) 1

Patients stopped taking Naloxegol and switched to:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Lactulose (Generlac) 1
Methylnaltrexone (Relistor) 1
prucalopride (Resotran) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Naloxegol.