Review: could Mucinex cause Abnormal heart rhythms?
We study 4,762 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 82 have Abnormal heart rhythms. Find out below who they are, when they have Abnormal heart rhythms and more.
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Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,820 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.
Abnormal heart rhythms
Abnormal heart rhythms (irregular heartbeat) (latest reports from 292,351 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression.
On Jul, 23, 2014: 4,762 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 82 people (1.72%) have Abnormal Heart Rhythms. They amount to 0.03% of all the 292,295 people who have Abnormal Heart Rhythms on eHealthMe.
Time on Mucinex when people have Abnormal heart rhythms * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abnormal heart rhythms||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Abnormal heart rhythms when taking Mucinex * :
|Abnormal heart rhythms||61.76%||38.24% |
Age of people who have Abnormal heart rhythms when taking Mucinex * :
|Abnormal heart rhythms||0.00%||1.22%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.54%||30.49%||59.76% |
Severity of Abnormal heart rhythms when taking Mucinex ** :
How people recovered from Abnormal heart rhythms ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sinus congestion (16 people, 19.51%)
- Hypersensitivity (14 people, 17.07%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (12 people, 14.63%)
- Diabetes mellitus (12 people, 14.63%)
- Metastatic neoplasm (12 people, 14.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (57 people, 69.51%)
- Digoxin (44 people, 53.66%)
- Levaquin (40 people, 48.78%)
- Nexium (39 people, 47.56%)
- Lasix (33 people, 40.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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