Review: could Mucinex cause Insomnia?
Summary: Insomnia 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 Cough.
We study 4,777 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 224 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 5,839 Mucinex users)
Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 144,028 Insomnia patients)
On Apr, 13, 2015: 4,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 224 people (4.69%) have Insomnia.
Time on Mucinex when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Mucinex * :
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Mucinex * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Mucinex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Cough (29 people, 12.95%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (17 people, 7.59%)
- Sinusitis (16 people, 7.14%)
- Metastatic neoplasm (15 people, 6.70%)
- Bone density abnormal (15 people, 6.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (71 people, 31.70%)
- Mucinex d (54 people, 24.11%)
- Lasix (52 people, 23.21%)
- Ambien (48 people, 21.43%)
- Lortab (42 people, 18.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between B-12, Mucinex, Sudafed, Proair Hfa, Dulera, Zyrtec, Prednisone, Prozac for a 38-year old woman with Vitamin B Complex Deficiency, Allergic Sinusitis, Sinusitis, Asthma, Allergy, Sinusitis Acute, Depression. The patient has Accessory Nipples
- A study of side effects of Prilosec Otc for a 51-year old woman with Reflux Gastritis. The patient has Insomnia Exacerbated, Nausea, Weight Gain, Excessive Hunger
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