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 Aspirin, and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease . We study 4,977 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 468 have Pneumonia. Find out below who they are, when they have Pneumonia and more.
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Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 6,199 users)
Pneumonia has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, rashes, thrombocytopenia, weakness (latest reports from 130,792 Pneumonia patients).
On Aug, 31, 2016
4,977 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 468 people (9.4%) have Pneumonia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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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 ...
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I was given neulasta after chemo in Jan 2015. I ended up with a staph infection and pneumonia, spending a month in ICU with pneumonia, septic shock, intubated, kidney failure in an induced coma. I'm relatively fine now but saw a commercial about neulasta and pneumonia.
I WAS TAKING HUMERIA FOR EXACTLY 3 YEARS WHEN I DEVELOPED BACTERAL PNEUMONIA AND WAS HOSPITALIZED FOR 13 DAYS AND OUT OF WORK FOR OVER A MONTH....VERY!..VERY!..VERY!..DANGEREOUS AND POSSIBLY FATAL!!!...DRUG....I'AM 64 YEARS OLD AND HAVE HAD RA FOR THE LAST 32 YEARS...ED F.
i just came across this group looking for information as I have been diagnosed with ABPA AND BRONCHIECTASES and wonder if it's safe to take mucinex to help with congestion. Or did mucinex contribute to the problem?
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