Mucinex and Pneumonia - from FDA reports
Pneumonia 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 Lasix, and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. This review analyzes which people have Pneumonia with Mucinex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,781 people who have side effects when taking Mucinex from FDA, and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Mar, 23, 2017
9,781 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 682 people (6.97%) have Pneumonia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mucinex when people have Pneumonia *:
- < 1 month: 94.44 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pneumonia when taking Mucinex *:
- female: 59.02 %
- male: 40.98 %
Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Mucinex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.37 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.11 %
- 30-39: 4.24 %
- 40-49: 6.09 %
- 50-59: 22.32 %
- 60+: 65.87 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (107 people, 15.69%)
- Multiple Myeloma (66 people, 9.68%)
- Osteoporosis (62 people, 9.09%)
- Pain (59 people, 8.65%)
- Depression (43 people, 6.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (185 people, 27.13%)
- Spiriva (164 people, 24.05%)
- Aspirin (155 people, 22.73%)
- Albuterol (130 people, 19.06%)
- Prednisone (127 people, 18.62%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (212 people, 31.09%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (177 people, 25.95%)
- Pain (151 people, 22.14%)
- Stress And Anxiety (149 people, 21.85%)
- Weakness (137 people, 20.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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 when taking Mucinex?
Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 11,134 users)
Pneumonia has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis (latest reports from 175,042 Pneumonia patients).
Browse all side effects of Mucinexa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with PneumoniaPneumonia
Could your condition cause PneumoniaPneumonia
Can you answer these questions?
I have had a total of 4 doses of Mucinex due to a bad cold and cough. I started having an issue swallowing which really concerned me. Took a drink of water to make sure my throat wasn't closing up and was ok.. But after taking my last dose (every 4 hour dose) and started having trouble ...
You may be interested in these reviews
My dog had a tear in his back leg.We thought he was fine and he walked on it for 2 months.The third month he got sick.Doctor said his cancer came back. I had just gave him a wash outside:because it was hot. Is that a coincidence or did the water chill him?
i just got pneumonia and have been on breo ellipta for 6 months. trying to figure out if it is the drug. have also felt racing heart on it but have had that with other inhalers so not so different. wondering if i should go back to advair.
A friend of mine recently had bacterial pneumonia, she was on antibiotics for about a week and before that she's was admitted to the hospital for 2 days before getting let out. She then had a meeting with a therapist that was testing EMDR for her depression and anxiety and is now in the psych ...