Review: could Mucinex cause Dry eye (Dry eyes)?
Summary: Dry eye 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 Zometa, and have Depression.
We study 4,777 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Dry eye. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry eye 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)
Dry eye (lack of adequate tears) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, acne, depression. (latest reports from 12,466 Dry eye patients)
On Mar, 26, 2015: 4,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 36 people (0.75%) have Dry Eye.
Time on Mucinex when people have Dry eye * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Dry eye||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Dry eye when taking Mucinex * :
|Dry eye||74.19%||25.81% |
Age of people who have Dry eye when taking Mucinex * :
|Dry eye||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.54%||0.00%||3.85%||42.31%||42.31% |
Severity of Dry eye when taking Mucinex ** :
How people recovered from Dry eye ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (10 people, 27.78%)
- Pain (9 people, 25.00%)
- Back pain (8 people, 22.22%)
- Osteoporosis (8 people, 22.22%)
- Prostate cancer (8 people, 22.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (18 people, 50.00%)
- Lorazepam (17 people, 47.22%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (16 people, 44.44%)
- Lupron (14 people, 38.89%)
- Nexium (14 people, 38.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- 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 Meloxicam for a 72-year old man with Pain. The patient has Dry Eyes
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 58-year old man with Methyltrexare Use, Swelling. The patient has Dry Eyes
- A study of drug interactions between Pravastatin Sodium, Nexium, Lexapro, Lamotrigine, Truvada, Isentress, Clonazepam for a 68-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Gerd, Depression, Bipolar 2, Hiv Infection Cdc Category A1, Sleep Phase Rhythm Disturbance. The patient has Headache - Mixed Tension Migraine, Dry Eyes
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