Related topic: Mucinex, Erectile dysfunction
Review: could Mucinex cause Erectile dysfunction?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction could be caused by Mucinex, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 4,761 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
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Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,818 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 132,548 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Apr, 4, 2014: 4,700 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 13 people (0.28%) have Erectile Dysfunction. They amount to 0.01% of all the 128,060 people who have Erectile Dysfunction on eHealthMe.
Time on Mucinex when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Mucinex * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Mucinex * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||69.23%||23.08% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Mucinex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (5 people, 38.46%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 23.08%)
- Depression (3 people, 23.08%)
- Chest pain (2 people, 15.38%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (2 people, 15.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (7 people, 53.85%)
- Lexapro (7 people, 53.85%)
- Zoloft (7 people, 53.85%)
- Prilosec (6 people, 46.15%)
- Propranolol (6 people, 46.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Mucinex (guaifenesin) is often used for cough. Find out below the conditions Mucinex is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (1 year ago):
Corey Tims on Nov, 20, 2012:
I ordered a free bottle of Mucinex on 11/5/2012. Today's date is 11/20/2012 and I haven't received the bottle in which I was informed, it would take 14 business days. I called several times and was told that my shipment was delayed because of back order. Wow! What a joke and a nice way of taking advantage of the public. I asked for the shipment fee to be placed back on my credit card and of course the company's rep said that's not going to happen. If I ever receive the free 30 day bottle that I paid $16.00 for shipping and handeling. Mucinex won't ever get another dime from me.
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