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Review: Imitrex and Mucinex

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Imitrex and Mucinex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 82 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Imitrex (what 5,971 Imitrex users reported?) has active ingredients of sumatriptan succinate. It is used in migraine.

Mucinex (what 5,823 Mucinex users reported?) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is used in cough.

On Aug, 19, 2014: 82 people who take Imitrex, Mucinex are studied

Imitrex, Mucinex outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Imitrex (sumatriptan succinate)
- Mucinex (guaifenesin)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Imitrex is effectiven/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a
Mucinex is effectiven/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Paraesthesian/an/aDiabetic NephropathyHippusn/an/aCough
PainDiabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlNausea
Drug IneffectiveGlucose Tolerance ImpairedHeadache
Burning SensationHypoglycaemiaPain
Type 2 Diabetes MellitusDyspnoea
Diabetes MellitusFatigue
Cholecystitis ChronicInsomnia
PainNeuropathy Peripheral
Gallbladder Non-functioningHypertension
Biliary DyskinesiaDeep Vein Thrombosis

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Imitrex is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a
Mucinex is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
PneumoniaCraniosynostosis
CoughRespiratory Disorder
NauseaGlaucoma
HypoaesthesiaDevelopmental Delay
Mucosal InflammationHyperbilirubinaemia
Venoocclusive DiseaseCleft Palate
HeadacheBody Dysmorphic Disorder
Abdominal PainPierre Robin Syndrome
Renal FailureDeafness
PainBronchial Hyperreactivity

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Imitrex is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a
Mucinex is effectiven/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/aDepressionPneumoniaCoughPainHypoaesthesia
Vertigo PositionalMucosal InflammationAbdominal PainSinus HeadacheInfusion Site Pain
VomitingVenoocclusive DiseaseHypersensitivityRectal HaemorrhageHypotension
PainRenal FailureAsthmaSpinal OsteoarthritisNausea
Pulmonary EmbolismFluid OverloadNauseaAtaxiaParaesthesia
Deep Vein ThrombosisSeptic ShockDysarthriaConfusional StateHypoaesthesia Oral
Subdural HaematomaRespiratory FailureElectroencephalogram AbnormalRadiation Skin InjuryHeadache
FallAcute Myocardial InfarctionHypoaesthesiaNeck PainAsthenia
Neuropathy PeripheralAscitesDrug IneffectivePharyngitisNeuropathy Peripheral
Diabetes MellitusPyrexiaDyspnoeaPleurisyParaesthesia Oral

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Imitrex (sumatriptan succinate) is often used to treat migraine. Mucinex (guaifenesin) is often used to treat cough. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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