Review: could Mucinex cause Indigestion?
Summary: Indigestion is found among people who take Mucinex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Breast cancer metastatic.
We study 4,777 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 63 have Indigestion. Find out below who they are, when they have Indigestion and more.
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Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 5,838 Mucinex users)
Indigestion has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, type 2 diabetes, pain. (latest reports from 52,466 Indigestion patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 4,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 63 people (1.32%) have Indigestion.
Time on Mucinex when people have Indigestion * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Indigestion when taking Mucinex * :
Age of people who have Indigestion when taking Mucinex * :
Severity of Indigestion when taking Mucinex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Indigestion ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer metastatic (12 people, 19.05%)
- Metastatic neoplasm (12 people, 19.05%)
- Diabetes mellitus (6 people, 9.52%)
- Hypersensitivity (6 people, 9.52%)
- Pain (5 people, 7.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (25 people, 39.68%)
- Lexapro (24 people, 38.10%)
- Zyrtec (17 people, 26.98%)
- Zometa (17 people, 26.98%)
- Nexium (16 people, 25.40%)
* 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Latuda, Lamictal for a 46-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder, Bipolar. The patient has Vomiting, Upset Stomach
- A study of side effects of Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen for a 42-year old woman with Pain. The patient has Upset Stomach, Dead Bowel (decreased supply of oxygenated blood to the intestines cause tissue cell death)
- A study of drug interactions between Singulair, Zyrtec, Mucinex, Centrum Silver, Tekturna, Travatan Z for a 55-year old woman with Nasal Allergies, Enzyme Supplementation, Hypertension, Glaucoma. The patient has Vertigo, Hearing Loss
- A study of side effects of Tramadol for a 71-year old man with Pain. The patient has Upset Stomach
- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Centrum Silver, Omeprazole, Paxil, Synthroid for a 55-year old woman with Sleep Disorder, Not Breathing, Reflux Oesophagitis, Panic Attack, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Upset Stomach
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