Review: taking Naproxen sodium and Mucinex together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Naproxen sodium and Mucinex together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Naproxen sodium and Mucinex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 535 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Naproxen Sodium

Naproxen sodium has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Naproxen sodium 4,178 users)

Mucinex

Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 5,919 users)

On Aug, 19, 2016

535 people who take Naproxen Sodium, Mucinex are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Naproxen sodium and Mucinex drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Naproxen Sodium:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 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 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 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 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Naproxen Sodium:
  • female: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Mucinex:
  • female: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Naproxen Sodium:
  • 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: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 1 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 2 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • hypotension
  • acute respiratory failure
  • anaemia
  • asthenia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cardiomegaly
  • cardiorenal syndrome
  • confusional state
  • decubitus ulcer
  • epistaxis
1 - 6 months:
  • pulmonary embolism
  • abdominal pain
  • abdominal pain upper
  • drug toxicity
  • foot amputation
  • gastric perforation
  • gastric ulcer
  • hiatus hernia
  • nausea
  • rash generalised
6 - 12 months:
  • hip fracture
  • osteopenia
  • pain
  • rib fracture
  • stress fracture
  • bone density decreased
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • anxiety
  • arthritis
  • back disorder
1 - 2 years:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cholelithiasis
  • alcohol abuse
  • anxiety
  • cholecystitis
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • emotional distress
  • injury
2 - 5 years:
  • back pain
  • blindness
  • chest pain
  • fall
  • pneumonia
  • arrhythmia
  • cardiac arrest
  • hypotension
  • multi-organ failure
  • death
5 - 10 years:
  • pneumonia
  • pulmonary embolism
  • chest pain
  • dyspnoea
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cholelithiasis
  • cholesterosis
  • hypoxia
not specified:
  • pain
  • back pain
  • anxiety
  • bronchitis
  • pain in extremity
  • injury
  • hypertension
  • oedema peripheral
  • fall
  • fatigue

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • injury
  • pain in extremity
  • fall
  • bronchitis
  • osteopenia
  • nausea
  • depression
male:
  • pain
  • back pain
  • asthenia
  • bronchitis
  • pain in extremity
  • hypertension
  • oedema peripheral
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • anxiety
  • brachycephaly
  • bronchial hyperreactivity
  • cleft palate
  • craniofacial dysostosis
  • craniosynostosis
  • deafness
  • depression
  • developmental delay
  • dysmorphism
2-9:
  • neurofibromatosis
10-19:
  • completed suicide
  • blood ph decreased
  • hypotension
  • hypotonia
  • tachycardia
  • urinary retention
  • abdominal pain upper
  • apnoeic attack
  • body temperature increased
  • cholecystitis
20-29:
  • urinary tract infection
  • abdominal pain upper
  • bronchitis
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • insomnia
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • pleural effusion
  • pulmonary embolism
30-39:
  • pain
  • injury
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • pulmonary embolism
  • anxiety
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • urinary tract infection
40-49:
  • pain
  • chest pain
  • headache
  • rib fracture
  • back pain
  • bone density decreased
  • anxiety
  • hip fracture
  • osteopenia
  • stress fracture
50-59:
  • hypertension
  • pain in extremity
  • back pain
  • pain
  • anaemia
  • herpes zoster
  • arthralgia
  • bronchitis
  • asthenia
  • spinal column stenosis
60+:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • pain in extremity
  • fatigue
  • pleural effusion
  • bronchitis
  • injury
  • dyspnoea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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