Review: could Mucinex cause Abdominal cramps?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 4,700 people who take Mucinex. Among them, 167 have Abdominal cramps. See who they are, when they have Abdominal cramps and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,808 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough, ear congestion. Commonly reported side effects of Mucinex include breathing difficulty, dyspnoea exacerbated, high blood pressure, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Abdominal cramps (latest reports from 611,150 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 4,700 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 167 people (3.55%) have Abdominal Cramps. They amount to 0.03% of all the 605,950 people who 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||80.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Mucinex * :
|Abdominal cramps||67.22%||32.78% |
Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Mucinex * :
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||1.45%||1.45%||10.87%||7.25%||21.74%||26.09%||31.16% |
Severity of Abdominal cramps when taking Mucinex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||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, 12.57%)
- Hypersensitivity (19 people, 11.38%)
- Diabetes mellitus (19 people, 11.38%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (19 people, 11.38%)
- Metastatic neoplasm (18 people, 10.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (67 people, 40.12%)
- Lasix (54 people, 32.34%)
- Zometa (49 people, 29.34%)
- Nexium (44 people, 26.35%)
- Levaquin (39 people, 23.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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