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Review: could Mucinex dm cause Syncope (Fainting)?

We study 148 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.

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Mucinex dm

Mucinex dm (latest outcomes from 622 users) has active ingredients of dextromethorphan hydrobromide; guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.

Syncope

Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) (latest reports from 319,016 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis.

On Aug, 22, 2014: 148 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex dm. Among them, 1 people (0.68%) has Syncope. They amount to 0.00% of all the 318,865 people who have Syncope on eHealthMe.

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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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (5 years ago):

  • Took 2 Normal Doses of Mucinex DM in the Morning and another just before Bedtime. The following morning I had Diahrea and felt feverish and a little flight Headed. I went to a meeting and felt I needed to use the bathroom and I passed out for a short period of time.

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