Mucinex and Delsym drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Mucinex and Delsym together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Mucinex and Delsym. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 45 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Mucinex

Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 11,126 users)

Delsym

Delsym has active ingredients of dextromethorphan polistirex. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Delsym 1,886 users)

On Jan, 26, 2017

45 people who take Mucinex, Delsym are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Mucinex and Delsym drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • drug ineffective
  • chest pain
  • haemoptysis
  • hallucination
  • insomnia
  • tremor
  • vomiting
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • gait disturbance
not specified:
  • overdose
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
  • drug abuse
  • gait disturbance
  • nausea
  • cough
  • poor quality sleep
  • abdominal pain upper
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • dizziness
  • gait disturbance
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • abdominal pain upper
  • balance disorder
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cholelithiasis
  • confusional state
  • hallucination
male:
  • drug ineffective
  • overdose
  • drug abuse
  • poor quality sleep
  • insomnia
  • productive cough
  • respiratory tract infection
  • sinusitis
  • aphonia
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • productive cough
  • respiratory tract infection
  • sinusitis
  • upper respiratory tract infection
10-19:
  • overdose
  • asthenia
  • choking
  • cough
  • dysphagia
  • eating disorder
  • pharyngeal oedema
  • poor quality sleep
  • tension
  • completed suicide
20-29:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cholelithiasis
  • disorientation
  • drug abuse
  • drug dependence
  • erythema
  • hypoaesthesia oral
  • overdose
  • pruritus
30-39:
  • chest pain
  • delusion
  • dissociation
  • drug abuse
  • drug ineffective
  • foot fracture
  • haemoptysis
  • insomnia
  • joint dislocation
  • vomiting
40-49:
  • bronchitis
  • drug ineffective
  • pneumonia
50-59:
  • balance disorder
  • gait disturbance
  • muscular weakness
  • flatulence
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • intervertebral disc compression
  • poor quality sleep
60+:
  • dizziness
  • confusional state
  • drug ineffective
  • tremor
  • abasia
  • arrhythmia
  • asthenia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • circadian rhythm sleep disorder
  • constipation

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Mucinex (guaifenesin) is often used to treat cough. Delsym (dextromethorphan polistirex) is often used to treat cough. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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