Review: could Mucinex Dm cause Syncope?


Summary

Syncope is reported only by a few people who take Mucinex Dm. We study 193 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex dm from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Syncope. Find out below who they are, when they have Syncope and more.

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Mucinex Dm

Mucinex dm has active ingredients of dextromethorphan hydrobromide; guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex dm 641 users)

Syncope

Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) has been reported by people with itching, drowsiness, memory loss, fatigue, anaemia (latest reports from 48,789 Syncope patients).

On Jul, 24, 2016

193 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex Dm.
Among them, 1 person (0.52%) has Syncope


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mucinex dm cause Syncope?

Gender of people who have Syncope when taking Mucinex Dm *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Syncope when taking Mucinex Dm *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Severity if Syncope when taking Mucinex Dm **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (1 person)
  • Chest Infection (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Levothyroxine Sodium (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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