Review: could Mucinex cause Abnormal heart rhythms (Arrhythmias)?
Summary: Abnormal heart rhythms 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 Sinus congestion.
We study 4,777 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 93 have Abnormal heart rhythms. Find out below who they are, when they have Abnormal heart rhythms and more.
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Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 5,838 Mucinex users)
Abnormal heart rhythms
Abnormal heart rhythms (irregular heartbeat) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression. (latest reports from 45,997 Abnormal heart rhythms patients)
On Mar, 7, 2015: 4,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 82 people (1.72%) have Abnormal Heart Rhythms.
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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