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Review: could Mucinex cause Rash (Rashes)?





Summary: Rash 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 Cough.

We study 4,768 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 227 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.

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Mucinex

Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 5,830 users)

Rash

Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.(latest reports from Rash 150,227 patients)

On Dec, 13, 2014: 4,768 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 227 people (4.76%) have Rash.

Trend of Rash in Mucinex reports

Time on Mucinex when people have Rash * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Rash92.86%7.14%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Mucinex * :

FemaleMale
Rash70.11%29.89%

Age of people who have Rash when taking Mucinex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Rash0.00%1.49%1.49%3.96%4.95%9.41%32.18%46.53%

Severity of Rash when taking Mucinex ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Rash0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Rash ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Cough (36 people, 15.86%)
  2. Sinusitis (30 people, 13.22%)
  3. Metastatic neoplasm (17 people, 7.49%)
  4. Breast cancer metastatic (17 people, 7.49%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (15 people, 6.61%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (82 people, 36.12%)
  2. Lasix (57 people, 25.11%)
  3. Fosamax (45 people, 19.82%)
  4. Zometa (41 people, 18.06%)
  5. Levaquin (41 people, 18.06%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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