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 11,697 people who have side effects when taking Mucinex from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 20, 2017

11,697 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 753 people (6.44%) have Pneumonia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mucinex cause Pneumonia?

Time on Mucinex when people have Pneumonia *:

  • < 1 month: 89.47 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.53 %
  • 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: 58.03 %
  • male: 41.97 %

Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Mucinex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.33 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.0 %
  • 30-39: 4.01 %
  • 40-49: 5.69 %
  • 50-59: 21.4 %
  • 60+: 67.56 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (115 people, 15.27%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (76 people, 10.09%)
  • Pain (70 people, 9.30%)
  • Osteoporosis (62 people, 8.23%)
  • Depression (47 people, 6.24%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (191 people, 25.37%)
  • Spiriva (171 people, 22.71%)
  • Aspirin (155 people, 20.58%)
  • Albuterol (130 people, 17.26%)
  • Prednisone (127 people, 16.87%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing Difficulty (223 people, 29.61%)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (183 people, 24.30%)
  • Pain (155 people, 20.58%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (151 people, 20.05%)
  • Weakness (142 people, 18.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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