eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized


Advanced tools       Explore eHealthMe

Home > Mucinex > Pneumonia > Mucinex and Pneumonia

Review: could Mucinex cause Pneumonia?

We study 4,764 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 417 have Pneumonia. Find out below who they are, when they have Pneumonia and more.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Mucinex and have Pneumonia >>>

Mucinex

Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,824 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.

Pneumonia

Pneumonia (latest reports from 762,438 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, osteoporosis.

On Oct, 13, 2014: 4,764 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 417 people (8.75%) have Pneumonia.

Trend of Pneumonia in Mucinex reports

Time on Mucinex when people have Pneumonia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Pneumonia93.33%0.00%6.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Pneumonia when taking Mucinex * :

FemaleMale
Pneumonia55.19%44.81%

Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Mucinex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Pneumonia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.88%3.22%6.43%21.35%68.13%

Severity of Pneumonia when taking Mucinex ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Pneumonia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (62 people, 14.87%)
  2. Osteoporosis (53 people, 12.71%)
  3. Pain (37 people, 8.87%)
  4. Depression (35 people, 8.39%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (31 people, 7.43%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (164 people, 39.33%)
  2. Lasix (138 people, 33.09%)
  3. Albuterol (123 people, 29.50%)
  4. Prednisone (118 people, 28.30%)
  5. Zometa (113 people, 27.10%)

* 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 Pneumonia while taking Mucinex?

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Mucinex and have Pneumonia
- support group for people who take Mucinex
- support group for people who have Pneumonia

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • I am two weeks into an upper respiratory infection with congestion in my lungs (probably bronchitis). Taking Mucinex Maximum Strength. Getting acid reflux not mitigated by omeprazole.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • I took mucinex for a couple of day as I had a very bad cold, now I have my period and woke up with an on and off womb pain.

    Reply

  • From this study (4 months ago):

  • Can guaifenesin cause prostate congestion and epidimitis

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Mucinex, Pneumonia

More reviews for: Mucinex, Pneumonia

On eHealthMe, Mucinex (guaifenesin) is often used for cough. Find out below the conditions Mucinex is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Mucinex used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

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.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

44 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Pramipexole Dihydrochloride for a 64-year old man who has Restless Leg Syndrome (20 minutes ago)

- Lamictal for a 26-year old man who has Epilepsy (30 minutes ago)

- Tramadol for a 46-year old man who has Sciatica (42 minutes ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Dyspnea and Osteoporosis

- Low Platelet Count and Keppra

- Remicade and Cytotoxic Chemotherapy

- Shortness Of Breath and Osteoporosis

- Methotrexate and Loss Of Libido

 

Recent user comments

- "Esophagitis gastritis for years, scope every five yea ... " (14 hours ago)

- "hypertension difficult to control; toprol augmented w ... " (15 hours ago)

- "i have night chest tightness,,, cough,, seeded medica ... " (16 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- Salivary Gland Neoplasm Benign
- Stress And Anxiety
- Paroxetine Hydrochloride
- Effient (eli Lilly And Co) Eq 5mg Base
- Klonopin

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Blood Bilirubin Decreased in Dilaudid (2 seconds ago)

- Angiosarcoma Metastatic in L-lysine (3 seconds ago)

- Blood Bilirubin Decreased in Hycamtin (6 seconds ago)

- Blood Bilirubin Decreased in Tramadol (10 seconds ago)

- Blood Bilirubin Decreased in Oxazepam (14 seconds ago)

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.