Review: could Mucinex cause Nosebleed?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 4,700 people who take Mucinex. Among them, 162 have Nosebleed. See who they are, when they have Nosebleed and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,808 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough, ear congestion. Commonly reported side effects of Mucinex include breathing difficulty, dyspnoea exacerbated, high blood pressure, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Nosebleed (bleeding from nose) (latest reports from 139,590 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, acne, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 4,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 158 people (3.57%) have Nosebleed.
Time on Mucinex when people have Nosebleed * :
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Gender of people who have Nosebleed when taking Mucinex * :
Age of people who have Nosebleed when taking Mucinex * :
Severity of Nosebleed when taking Mucinex ** :
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How people recovered from Nosebleed ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Respiratory tract congestion (17 people, 10.76%)
- Nasal congestion (9 people, 5.70%)
- Nasopharyngitis (8 people, 5.06%)
- Asthma (6 people, 3.80%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (5 people, 3.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Mucinex dm (51 people, 32.28%)
- Mucinex d (17 people, 10.76%)
- Mucinex mini melts (16 people, 10.13%)
- Albuterol (11 people, 6.96%)
- Foradil (10 people, 6.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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treichae (2 years ago):
I have been taking Mucinex DM for the last 4 days and had a nosebleed of moderate severity this morning. I am 23 years old and a female.
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