Review: could Mucinex cause Drowsiness?
Summary: Drowsiness is found among people who take Mucinex, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 4,777 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 144 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.
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Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 5,839 Mucinex users)
Drowsiness has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 69,950 Drowsiness patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 4,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 144 people (3.01%) have Drowsiness.
Time on Mucinex when people have Drowsiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Mucinex * :
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Mucinex * :
Severity of Drowsiness when taking Mucinex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (17 people, 11.81%)
- Bone density abnormal (15 people, 10.42%)
- Pain (11 people, 7.64%)
- Insomnia (10 people, 6.94%)
- Depression (9 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (61 people, 42.36%)
- Synthroid (58 people, 40.28%)
- Zometa (54 people, 37.50%)
- Singulair (51 people, 35.42%)
- Mucinex dm (45 people, 31.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- 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 side effects of Phentermine for a 66-year old man with Weight Loss. The patient has Drowsiness
- A study of side effects of Escitalopram for a 30-year old man with Borderline Personality Disorder. The patient has Hypersomnia
- A study of drug interactions between Minocycline Hydrochloride, Valproate Sodium, Saphris for a 29-year old woman with Acne Vulgaris, Schizoaffective Disorder. The patient has Drowsiness, Oculogyric Crisis
- A study of side effects of Dexedrine for a 37-year old woman with ADHD. The patient has Sleepy
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.
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