Related topic: Mucinex, Abdominal cramps
Review: could Mucinex cause Abdominal cramps?
Summary: Abdominal cramps could be caused by Mucinex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 4,761 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 167 have Abdominal cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal cramps and more.
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Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,818 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.
Abdominal cramps (latest reports from 610,619 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 4,706 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 612,201 people who have Abdominal Cramps on eHealthMe.
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%)
- Diabetes mellitus (19 people, 11.38%)
- Hypersensitivity (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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