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 1,113 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 67,727 users)

Mucinex

Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 9,449 users)

On Sep, 19, 2016

1,113 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
  • anaemia
  • cerebral infarction
  • sepsis
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • hypotension
  • infusion related reaction
  • renal failure acute
  • acute respiratory failure
1 - 6 months:
  • asthenia
  • dyspnoea
  • pyrexia
  • sepsis
  • acute respiratory failure
  • anaemia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cardiomegaly
  • cardiorenal syndrome
  • confusional state
6 - 12 months:
  • liver function test abnormal
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • anti-hbc igm antibody positive
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
1 - 2 years:
  • dyspnoea
  • bipolar ii disorder
  • depressed mood
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • diabetic nephropathy
  • glucose tolerance impaired
  • hypoglycaemia
  • insomnia exacerbated
  • pneumonia haemophilus
2 - 5 years:
  • anxiety
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • injury
  • pain
5 - 10 years:
  • anxiety
  • cognitive disorder
  • depression
  • fall
  • intentional overdose
  • loss of consciousness
  • suicide attempt
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • cough
  • asthenia
  • back pain
  • vomiting

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • vomiting
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • cough
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • anaemia
  • back pain
  • deep vein thrombosis

Most common drug interactions by age *:

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

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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