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