Review: could Mucinex cause Abdominal cramps (Abdominal pain)?
Summary: Abdominal cramps is found among people who take Mucinex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 4,777 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 169 have Abdominal cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal cramps and more.
You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Mucinex and have Abdominal cramps >>>
Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 5,839 Mucinex users)
Abdominal cramps has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 78,069 Abdominal cramps patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 4,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 169 people (3.54%) have Abdominal Cramps.
Time on Mucinex when people have Abdominal cramps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal cramps||85.71%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Mucinex * :
|Abdominal cramps||67.58%||32.42% |
Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Mucinex * :
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||1.43%||1.43%||11.43%||7.86%||21.43%||25.71%||30.71% |
Severity of Abdominal cramps when taking Mucinex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||60.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abdominal cramps ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (21 people, 12.43%)
- Hypersensitivity (19 people, 11.24%)
- Diabetes mellitus (19 people, 11.24%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (19 people, 11.24%)
- Metastatic neoplasm (18 people, 10.65%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (67 people, 39.64%)
- Lasix (54 people, 31.95%)
- Zometa (49 people, 28.99%)
- Nexium (44 people, 26.04%)
- Levaquin (39 people, 23.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Get connected: join our support group of mucinex and abdominal cramps on
Do you have Abdominal Cramps while taking Mucinex?
You are not alone! Join a support group on :
- support group for people who take Mucinex and have Abdominal Cramps
- support group for people who take Mucinex
- support group for people who have Abdominal Cramps
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Xarelto for a 49-year old man with Peripheral Vascular Disease. The patient has Abdominal Pain, Blood In Stool
- A study of side effects of Quetiapine Fumarate for a 20-year old woman with Miscarriage. The patient has Depression, Dark Circles Under Eyes, Yellow Skin, Stomach Pain, Irritability, Decreased Appetite, Headache, Nausea
- A study of side effects of Adderall 30 for a 21-year old woman with ADHD. The patient has Abdominal Pain
- A study of drug interactions between B-12, Mucinex, Sudafed, Proair Hfa, Dulera, Zyrtec, Prednisone, Prozac for a 38-year old woman with Vitamin B Complex Deficiency, Allergic Sinusitis, Sinusitis, Asthma, Allergy, Sinusitis Acute, Depression. The patient has Accessory Nipples
- A study of drug interactions between Fluticasone Propionate, Omeprazole for a 50-year old woman with Sinus Headache, Ulcer - Stomach. The patient has Stomach Pain, Weight Gain
Recent Mucinex related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.