Review: taking Prozac and Mucinex d together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Prozac and Mucinex d together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prozac and Mucinex d. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Prozac

Prozac has active ingredients of fluoxetine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Prozac 41,897 users)

Mucinex D

Mucinex d has active ingredients of guaifenesin; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex d 1,112 users)

On Jul, 20, 2016

14 people who take Prozac, Mucinex D are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Prozac and Mucinex d drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Prozac:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Mucinex D:
  • < 1 month: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 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: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Prozac:
  • female: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
Mucinex D:
  • female: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Prozac:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Mucinex D:
  • 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: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • hypoglycaemia
1 - 2 years:
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • hypoglycaemia
10+ years:
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • memory impairment
not specified:
  • malignant neoplasm progression
  • non-small cell lung cancer
  • obstructive airways disorder
  • wheezing
  • vulvovaginal swelling
  • bronchial obstruction

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • wheezing
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • memory impairment
  • vulvovaginal swelling
  • bronchial obstruction
  • malignant neoplasm progression
  • non-small cell lung cancer
  • obstructive airways disorder
male:
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • hypoglycaemia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • hypoglycaemia
  • fatigue
  • headache
40-49:
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • memory impairment
50-59:
  • vulvovaginal swelling
  • bronchial obstruction
  • malignant neoplasm progression
  • non-small cell lung cancer
  • obstructive airways disorder
  • wheezing

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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