Review: could Mucinex cause Hives?
We study 4,763 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Hives. Find out below who they are, when they have Hives and more.
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Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,822 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.
Hives (latest reports from 3,253 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, stress and anxiety, gastroesophageal reflux disease.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 4,763 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 2 people (0.04%) have Hives. They amount to 0.06% of all the 3,218 people who have Hives on eHealthMe.
Time on Mucinex when people have Hives * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hives when taking Mucinex * :
Age of people who have Hives when taking Mucinex * :
Severity of Hives when taking Mucinex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hives ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rash (1 people, 50.00%)
- Lyme disease antibody (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ceftriaxone (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Past month...hives/welts appear on one location of my body for no apparent reason. They usually occur at times when I haven't eaten anything for 5-6 hours or upon waking up when I haven't eaten anything for at least 8 hr.
I have had the hives/welts appear on my face (lips, cheek, nostrils), on my upper shoulder and back area, on my neck, on the back side of my thigh and calves.
When the hives/welts appear, it is only in one location at a time. They last from 2hrs to as long as 18hrs.
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