Review: Jakafi and Mucinex
Summary: drug interactions are reported only by a few people who take Jakafi and Mucinex together.
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.
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What are the drugs
Jakafi (latest outcomes from 484 users) has active ingredients of ruxolitinib phosphate. It is often used in primary myelofibrosis.
Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,827 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.
On Nov, 28, 2014: 1 people who takes Jakafi, Mucinex is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Jakafi (ruxolitinib phosphate)
- Mucinex (guaifenesin)
Drug effectiveness over time :
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* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
- Does mucinex guaifenesin help treat fibromyalgia?
(Asked by a 53 year old woman who has Fibromyalgia, and takes Guaifenesin)
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
(Asked by a 64 year old man who has Periodontal Bone Loss, Bone Loss Around Teeth , and takes Guaifenesin, Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Turmeric, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Fluoxetine, Celexa, Gabapentin, Omeprazole, Pantoprazole, Pentoxifylline, Garcinia Cambogia, Carbamazepine, Tamsulosin, Lisinopril, Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, Flunisolide)
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
(Asked by a 60 year old man who has Primary Myelofibrosis, and takes Jakafi)
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:
Recent related drug studies (Check your drugs):
- A study of drug interactions between Famotidine, Prednisone, Vitamin D, B Complex Vitamin, Proair Hfa, Flonase, Acetaminophen, Mucinex, Loratadine, Carafate, Flovent, Ipratropium Bromide, Lovenox for a patient with Hiatal Hernia, Pulmonary Congestion, Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma Stage Iv, Deficiency Anaemia, Shortness Of Breath, Runny Nose, Pain, Lung/pulmonary Congestion, Esophagitis, Lung Cancer - Non-small Cell, Emphysema, Blood Clots. The patient has Runny Nose, Upper Respiratory Tract Congestion, Malignant Pleural Effusion
Comments: Not sure what to use & not use. Conflicting resources.congestion seems to all come from running nose.
- A study of side effects of Mucinex for a patient with Sinus Pain. The patient has Heartburn (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus)
Comments: just took tablets twice and burned stomach both times
- A study of drug interactions between Vidaza, Jakafi for a patient with Myelofibrosis. The patient has Shock, Side Pain, Device Inversion, Bone And Joint Pain, Enlarged Spleen, Blood Count
Comments: Upon reduction of jakafi dose due to low platelet count from 20 mg to 5 mg every 12 hours patient experienced extreme pain experienced low blood pressure and rapid heartbeat and with admission to emergency was treated for shock and then diagnosed with toxic shock syndrome and treated for that. The b ...
- A study of side effects of Mucinex for a patient with Bronchitis. The patient has Acid Reflux (stomach acids rise up)
Comments: I am two weeks into an upper respiratory infection with congestion in my lungs (probably bronchitis). Taking Mucinex Maximum Strength. Getting acid reflux not mitigated by omeprazole.
- A study of side effects of Mucinex for a patient with Flu. The patient has Stomach Pain
Comments: I took mucinex for a couple of day as I had a very bad cold, now I have my period and woke up with an on and off womb pain.
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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