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Review: could Mucinex cause Rapid heart beat (Heart Rate Increased)?

Summary: 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 Mucinex d, and have Cough.

We study 4,777 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 120 have Rapid heart beat. Find out below who they are, when they have Rapid heart beat and more.

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Mucinex

Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 5,837 Mucinex users)

Rapid heart beat

Rapid heart beat has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, asthma. (latest reports from 39,671 Rapid heart beat patients)

On Feb, 12, 2015: 4,775 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 120 people (2.51%) have Rapid Heart Beat.

Trend of Rapid heart beat in Mucinex reports

Time on Mucinex when people have Rapid heart beat * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Rapid heart beat70.00%10.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Rapid heart beat when taking Mucinex * :

FemaleMale
Rapid heart beat73.08%26.92%

Age of people who have Rapid heart beat when taking Mucinex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Rapid heart beat0.00%1.39%5.56%0.69%9.72%13.19%22.22%47.22%

Severity of Rapid heart beat when taking Mucinex ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Rapid heart beat33.33%66.67%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Rapid heart beat ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Rapid heart beat0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Cough (22 people, 18.33%)
  2. Sinusitis (13 people, 10.83%)
  3. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (10 people, 8.33%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (10 people, 8.33%)
  5. Asthma (7 people, 5.83%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Mucinex d (49 people, 40.83%)
  2. Mucinex d maximum strength (29 people, 24.17%)
  3. Aspirin (26 people, 21.67%)
  4. Mucinex dm (24 people, 20.00%)
  5. Lasix (19 people, 15.83%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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