Mucinex and Rapid heart beat - from FDA reports
Rapid heart beat 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 9,781 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA. Among them, 157 have Rapid heart beat. Find out below who they are, when they have Rapid heart beat and more.
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Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 11,124 users)
Rapid Heart Beat
Rapid heart beat has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, depression, asthma (latest reports from 58,298 Rapid heart beat patients).
On Jan, 21, 2017
9,781 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 157 people (1.61%) have Rapid Heart Beat
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mucinex when people have Rapid Heart Beat *:
- < 1 month: 85.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Rapid Heart Beat when taking Mucinex *:
- female: 71.05 %
- male: 28.95 %
Age of people who have Rapid Heart Beat when taking Mucinex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.4 %
- 10-19: 1.6 %
- 20-29: 2.4 %
- 30-39: 10.4 %
- 40-49: 12.8 %
- 50-59: 19.2 %
- 60+: 51.2 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (16 people, 10.19%)
- Diabetes (12 people, 7.64%)
- Asthma (12 people, 7.64%)
- Cough (8 people, 5.10%)
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 3.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Singulair (20 people, 12.74%)
- Lasix (20 people, 12.74%)
- Aspirin (20 people, 12.74%)
- Spiriva (17 people, 10.83%)
- Xopenex (15 people, 9.55%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (50 people, 31.85%)
- Breathing Difficulty (28 people, 17.83%)
- Nausea (23 people, 14.65%)
- Dizziness (23 people, 14.65%)
- Chest Pain (21 people, 13.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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