Review: taking Lorazepam and Mucinex together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lorazepam and Mucinex together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lorazepam and Mucinex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 651 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Lorazepam

Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Lorazepam 46,073 users)

Mucinex

Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 6,003 users)

On Jul, 20, 2016

651 people who take Lorazepam, Mucinex are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lorazepam and Mucinex drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Lorazepam:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Mucinex:
  • < 1 month: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Lorazepam:
  • female: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • male: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
Mucinex:
  • female: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Lorazepam:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
Mucinex:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • confusional state
  • cerebral infarction
  • atrial fibrillation
  • hypotension
  • acute respiratory failure
  • anaemia
  • asthenia
  • cardiomegaly
  • cardiorenal syndrome
  • decubitus ulcer
1 - 6 months:
  • acute respiratory failure
  • anaemia
  • asthenia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cardiomegaly
  • cardiorenal syndrome
  • confusional state
  • decubitus ulcer
  • epistaxis
  • gangrene
6 - 12 months:
  • liver function test abnormal
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • anti-hbc igm antibody positive
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
1 - 2 years:
  • depressed mood
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • diabetic nephropathy
  • glucose tolerance impaired
  • hypoglycaemia
  • insomnia exacerbated
  • pneumonia haemophilus
  • dyspnoea
  • bipolar ii disorder
5 - 10 years:
  • anxiety
  • cognitive disorder
  • depression
  • fall
  • intentional overdose
  • loss of consciousness
  • suicide attempt
  • pain in extremity
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • cough
  • asthenia
  • vomiting
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • vomiting
  • cough
  • pneumonia
  • back pain
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • depression
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • vomiting
  • neuropathy peripheral

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • anxiety
  • atelectasis
  • blood chloride increased
  • bronchoalveolar lavage abnormal
  • cardiac failure
  • cold sweat
  • confusional state
  • diabetic complication
  • feeling cold
10-19:
  • anxiety
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • colitis ulcerative
  • proctitis
  • proctocolitis
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • asthma aggravated
  • calculus urinary
  • crystalluria present
  • oliguria
20-29:
  • pulmonary oedema
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cardiomegaly
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • bronchitis
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • cholecystitis
  • influenza like illness
  • insomnia
30-39:
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • intracranial tumour haemorrhage
  • hypertension
  • acute coronary syndrome
  • diabetes mellitus
  • cholecystitis
  • cholelithiasis
  • drug effect decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • fluid overload
40-49:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • headache
  • hyperglycaemia
  • abdominal pain
  • pain
  • respiratory failure
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • chest pain
  • cough
50-59:
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • anaemia
  • pain
  • back pain
  • depression
  • nausea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • anxiety
  • vomiting
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • cough
  • pain

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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