Could Mucinex cause Indigestion - from FDA reports
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 Lexapro, and have Metastatic neoplasm . We study 9,781 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA. Among them, 105 have Indigestion. Find out below who they are, when they have Indigestion and more.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 11,112 users)
Indigestion has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 79,570 Indigestion patients).
On Dec, 25, 2016
9,781 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 105 people (1.07%) have Indigestion
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mucinex when people have Indigestion *:
- < 1 month: 87.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Indigestion when taking Mucinex *:
- female: 71 %
- male: 29 %
Age of people who have Indigestion when taking Mucinex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 5.8 %
- 30-39: 5.8 %
- 40-49: 10.14 %
- 50-59: 23.19 %
- 60+: 55.07 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastatic Neoplasm (14 people, 13.33%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (13 people, 12.38%)
- Hypersensitivity (12 people, 11.43%)
- Multiple Myeloma (9 people, 8.57%)
- Asthma (8 people, 7.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lexapro (27 people, 25.71%)
- Aspirin (25 people, 23.81%)
- Zyrtec (22 people, 20.95%)
- Zometa (21 people, 20.00%)
- Nexium (21 people, 20.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (32 people, 30.48%)
- Pain (31 people, 29.52%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (31 people, 29.52%)
- Rashes (30 people, 28.57%)
- Fatigue (30 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Indigestion when taking Mucinex?
Browse all side effects of Mucinexa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with IndigestionIndigestion
Could your condition cause IndigestionIndigestion
Can you answer these questions?
I have had a total of 4 doses of Mucinex due to a bad cold and cough. I started having an issue swallowing which really concerned me. Took a drink of water to make sure my throat wasn't closing up and was ok.. But after taking my last dose (every 4 hour dose) and started having trouble ...
You may be interested in these reviews
i took mucinex on the 30th of november 2016. its january 12th 2017 and the side effects have not stopped. After the first day, i experienced lots of side effects my heart beats irregularly and really fast with just a little activity . i have a stabbing pain right in the center of my chest and ...
Hello, I am 61 years old was in hospital Sept. 26th. with hyponatremia. I just started taking Co Q-10 27th. 2016. I now feel close to how I felt when I went to hospital very sick. Wondering what to do? Do not want to go back in Hospital. Eating potatoe chips for salt. I am on limited fluid ...
Each time I've taken mucinex and mucinex dm I have not been able to achieve orgasm for at least 24 hours after the last dose. The larger the dose the longer the effects last. This has happened all four separate times I've taken this medication. I consider a "separate" time to be having ...
I have been diagnosed with hypothyroidism two years ago, and like many, struggle to get the medication dose "just right", if that is at all possible. I take a small amount of liothyronine (2.5 - 5.0 mcg daily) in addition to 75 mcg Synthroid daily. And while the liothyronine has had a ...