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Review: could Mucinex dm cause Syncope (Fainting)?





Summary: Syncope is reported only by a few people who take Mucinex dm.

We study 151 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex dm from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Syncope and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Mucinex dm and have Syncope >>>

Mucinex dm

Mucinex dm has active ingredients of dextromethorphan hydrobromide; guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (view latest outcomes from 625 users)

Syncope

Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis.(latest reports from Syncope 49,805 patients)

On Dec, 6, 2014: 151 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex dm. Among them, 1 people (0.66%) has Syncope.

Trend of Syncope in Mucinex dm reports

Time on Mucinex dm when people have Syncope * :

n/a

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

FemaleMale
Syncope100.00%0.00%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Syncope0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Syncope when taking Mucinex dm ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Syncope0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Syncope ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chest infection (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Hypothyroidism (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Levothyroxine sodium (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 31 year old man who has Rash Scaly, Syncope, and takes Claritin)
    31 year old healthy male, never takes any medications and rarely gets sick had a bad allergy season and took Claritin (24 hr) once daily for two months. Randomly had a syncope/fainting episode and a week later still feeling lightheaded/fainting feeling. Also has random bumpy rash on right elbow. ...
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    after eating and sometime activity, I get flushed and I start itching in my scalp which progresses to my whole body, then I break out in hives get lightheaded and sometimes nauseated then will eventually pass out if I do not lay down. I have been told I go into Afib. But I have worn a monitor and ...
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