Codes and Frequencies
For sample persons under age 18, MLAX2W reports if the person took or used any laxatives or any other medicines or remedies for the stomach (such as Ex-Lax, Rolaids, Colace, or Donnatal and the like) during the past 2 weeks.
MLAX2W is part of the 1981 Child Health Supplement. For more information and related variables about child medication intake, please see MALL2W.
- 1981: Sample persons under age 18.
- 1981 : SAMPWEIGHT