Review: Jakafi and Mucinex
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Jakafi and Mucinex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
What are the drugs
Jakafi (what 482 Jakafi users reported?) has active ingredients of ruxolitinib phosphate. It is used in primary myelofibrosis.
Mucinex (what 5,823 Mucinex users reported?) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is used in cough.
On Aug, 29, 2014: 1 people who take Jakafi, Mucinex is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Jakafi (ruxolitinib phosphate)
- Mucinex (guaifenesin)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
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* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- Does mucinex guaifenesin help treat fibromyalgia?
I have tried so many treatments for fibromyalgia. I am going to try guaifenesin next . Any advice would be appreciated.
- Could this drug cause periodontal bone loss, bone loss around teeth
Do you suffer from periodontal bone loss or periodontal disease, or bone loss around teeth after taking this drug? Are your sodium levels low after taking this drug? I am a dentist and keep my teeth plaque free, but have had periodontal bone loss for which, I believe, must be drug related.
- Can jakafi increase the basophils
Since I have been taking Jakafi my basophils have increased to an alarming state.
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Jakafi (ruxolitinib phosphate) is often used to treat primary myelofibrosis. 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.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Jakafi is used in:
- Mucinex is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Jakafi alternatives:
- Mucinex alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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