How effective is Mucinex for Ear congestion?
Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 4.0/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Mucinex (guaifenesin) is for Ear congestion. The study is based on 40 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Mucinex
Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,823 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.
Ear congestion (latest reports from 6,056 patients) can be treated by Mucinex, Mucinex Dm, Sudafed 12 Hour, Mucinex D, Sudafed, Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride.
On Sep, 15, 2014: 40 people are studied for taking Mucinex in Ear congestion
Mucinex effectiveness for Ear congestion (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Mucinex for Ear congestion * :
|Ear congestion||65.00%||35.00% |
Age of people who take Mucinex for Ear congestion * :
|Ear congestion||0.00%||7.50%||7.50%||12.50%||10.00%||32.50%||17.50%||12.50% |
Who find Mucinex more effective for Ear congestion?
Gender of people who find Mucinex more effective * :
|Ear congestion||46.15%||53.85% |
Age of people who find Mucinex more effective * :
|Ear congestion||0.00%||0.00%||15.38%||15.38%||15.38%||23.08%||7.69%||23.08% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (7 months ago):
2011 ill 10 days high fever diagnosed( no test) Mono sent home treatment amoxicillin still in pain and unwell 3months later test and diagnosis Lyme treatment Doxicyclin 14 days some improvement but not recovered diagnosis muscle cramps, joint pain, swelling legs,Rosacea doxy again retested April Lyme positive sent to Infectious Disease specialist told not Lyme (no test) sent to Rhuematology multiple tests, no positive results for anything tested. And on and on and on! Last seen dermatologist diagnosis post inflammatory skin changes. Feels I had a rash over 2/3 of my torso and thighs that I did not notice because I am of a darker skin tone. Supports diagnosis of Rosacea, feels much of the problems may be caused by Lyme which I do not have a diagnosis for.
From this study (1 year ago):
i have dry mouth ,very dry have been to doctor.blood and everything else is nagitive,right now i have just taken,,,,,,,,mucinex,fluticason propionate,anddicyclomine and i have very dry mounth pluse i have 2bad tooth.i need to know why the dry mouth,i have been spiting a lot also.
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