Review: could Mucinex cause Palpitations (Heart palpitations)?
Summary: Palpitations 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, 122 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.
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Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 5,837 Mucinex users)
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 52,200 Palpitations patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 4,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 122 people (2.55%) have Palpitations.
Time on Mucinex when people have Palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Mucinex * :
Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Mucinex * :
Severity of Palpitations when taking Mucinex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Palpitations ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Cough (12 people, 9.84%)
- Depression (7 people, 5.74%)
- Respiratory tract congestion (6 people, 4.92%)
- Pain (5 people, 4.10%)
- Sinusitis (5 people, 4.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (52 people, 42.62%)
- Mucinex dm (48 people, 39.34%)
- Lisinopril (34 people, 27.87%)
- Albuterol (30 people, 24.59%)
- Lipitor (27 people, 22.13%)
* 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:
Could your condition cause:
- 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 drug interactions between Adderall 10, Clonazepam, Lamictal for a 51-year old man with Depression, Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Heart Pounding Or Racing
- A study of side effects of Ventolin for a 27-year old woman with Asthma. The patient has Heart Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
- A study of side effects of Gemfibrozil for a 44-year old man with Dyslipidemia. The patient has Heart Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
- A study of drug interactions between Certirizine Hydrochloride, Vitamin D, Zoloft, Losartan, Hydrochlorothiazide for a 34-year old woman with Allergies, Deficiancy, Depression, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Heart Pounding Or Racing, Itching
Recent Mucinex related drug comparison:
- Comparions of DayQuil, Mucinex for a 26-year old woman who has Cold Symptoms
- Comparions of Ventolin Hfa, Mucinex for a 63-year old man who has Respiratory Tract Congestion
- Comparions of Guaifenesin, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride, Nadolol And Bendroflumethiazide, Losartan Potassium for a 55-year old woman who has Hypotension
- Comparions of Mucinex, Zyrtec for a 76-year old man who has Claritin
- Comparions of Mucinex, Zyrtec Allergy, Cardizem, Furosemide, Ranexa for a 52-year old woman who has Congestive Heart Failure - Left
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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