Could Mucinex cause Nosebleed - from FDA reports
Nosebleed is found among people who take Mucinex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lasix, and have Respiratory tract congestion . We study 8,504 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA. Among them, 174 have Nosebleed. Find out below who they are, when they have Nosebleed and more.
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Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 11,107 users)
Nosebleed (bleeding from nose) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, stroke, rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis c (latest reports from 40,837 Nosebleed patients).
On Nov, 17, 2016
8,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 174 people (2.05%) have Nosebleed
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mucinex when people have Nosebleed *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Nosebleed when taking Mucinex *:
- female: 57.06 %
- male: 42.94 %
Age of people who have Nosebleed when taking Mucinex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 4.79 %
- 10-19: 5.48 %
- 20-29: 4.79 %
- 30-39: 1.37 %
- 40-49: 2.05 %
- 50-59: 16.44 %
- 60+: 65.07 %
Severity of Nosebleed **:
- least: 100 %
- moderate: 0.0 %
- severe: 0.0 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Singulair (14 people, 8.05%)
- Lasix (14 people, 8.05%)
- Spiriva (12 people, 6.90%)
- Albuterol (12 people, 6.90%)
- Flonase (11 people, 6.32%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Mucinex, learn more )
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Headache (33 people, 18.97%)
- Fatigue (27 people, 15.52%)
- Nausea (23 people, 13.22%)
- Urticaria (17 people, 9.77%)
- Mucosal Haemorrhage (16 people, 9.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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