Mucinex and Pneumonia - from FDA reports


Summary

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 11,272 people who have side effects when taking Mucinex from FDA, and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Mucinex and have Pneumonia, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Mucinex and have Pneumonia

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 Apr, 23, 2017

11,272 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 720 people (6.39%) have Pneumonia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mucinex cause Pneumonia?

Time on Mucinex when people have Pneumonia *:

  • < 1 month: 85 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10 %
  • 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: 58.62 %
  • male: 41.38 %

Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Mucinex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.35 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.05 %
  • 30-39: 4.19 %
  • 40-49: 5.93 %
  • 50-59: 21.82 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (110 people, 15.28%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (70 people, 9.72%)
  • Pain (67 people, 9.31%)
  • Osteoporosis (62 people, 8.61%)
  • Depression (46 people, 6.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (190 people, 26.39%)
  • Spiriva (168 people, 23.33%)
  • Aspirin (155 people, 21.53%)
  • Albuterol (130 people, 18.06%)
  • Protonix (127 people, 17.64%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing Difficulty (217 people, 30.14%)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (179 people, 24.86%)
  • Pain (152 people, 21.11%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (150 people, 20.83%)
  • Weakness (139 people, 19.31%)

* 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

Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 12,641 users)

Pneumonia

Pneumonia has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis (latest reports from 187,160 Pneumonia patients).

Browse all side effects of Mucinex

a 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 Pneumonia

Pneumonia

Could your condition cause Pneumonia

Pneumonia

Related studies

What would happen?

Forecast new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Mucinex and have Pneumonia.

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Mucinex, Pneumonia

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Mucinex, Pneumonia