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Review: could Mucinex cause Hives?

Summary: Hives is reported only by a few people who take Mucinex.

We study 4,777 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

Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 5,837 Mucinex users)

Hives

Hives has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 1,037 Hives patients)

On Feb, 25, 2015: 4,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 2 people (0.04%) have Hives.

Trend of Hives in Mucinex reports

Time on Mucinex when people have Hives * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hives100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Hives when taking Mucinex * :

FemaleMale
Hives0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Hives when taking Mucinex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hives0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%

Severity of Hives when taking Mucinex ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hives0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hives ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Hives0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rash (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Lyme disease antibody (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ceftriaxone (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • stopped taking both, hives severe, rash red bumps, itchy, prescription cortisone and zertec song with hydroxyzine for rid of red swollen bumps, got bumps on toes arms legs liquid filled clear on back tiny pin dot bumps not like the others. did everything cahnged to a non chemical clothes detergent, use Aveno daily for shower, rewashed every bid of clothing, literally going insane. stopped Finasteride thinking it to be cause, but worried about urinating took 1 trazosin next night 9 pm 20 minutes later I felt itchy a bit flushed, throat funny feeling breathing ok but felt weird. Stayed clam took 2 puffs of my welbutrol (asthma). Decided off of both after 3 days urination a problem kept on with finasteride treating my hives decided to stay off both but took finasteride maybe 1 every 2 to 3 days, ran out, went back to treason about 1 week later and by this time hives etc had improved 95% but was taking antihistamines every day, does that keep hives from developing? will look into it. Started baack on Terazosin 4 or five days ago old hives reactivating starting to itch and get new tiny bumps, stopped yesterday, going back to finasteride tomorrow see what happens.I can't live with this it's killing me. Never have has allergies to food, avoiding wheat, I am unemployed, have to go find a dermatologist I read this hives is rare so I am so lost and hurting. If it gets any worse I don't know what I will do! Is there an alternative, urinating or not is a matter of life and death

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