Review: could Mucinex cause Renal failure?
We study 4,762 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 80 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure and more.
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Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,820 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) (latest reports from 432,430 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 4,762 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 80 people (1.68%) have Renal Failure. They amount to 0.02% of all the 427,043 people who have Renal Failure on eHealthMe.
Time on Mucinex when people have Renal failure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Renal failure||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Renal failure when taking Mucinex * :
|Renal failure||53.75%||46.25% |
Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Mucinex * :
|Renal failure||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.94%||0.00%||25.37%||7.46%||55.22% |
Severity of Renal failure when taking Mucinex ** :
How people recovered from Renal failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (9 people, 11.25%)
- Depression (8 people, 10.00%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (5 people, 6.25%)
- Bronchitis (5 people, 6.25%)
- Pneumonia (4 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (39 people, 48.75%)
- Albuterol (34 people, 42.50%)
- Digoxin (33 people, 41.25%)
- Aspirin (31 people, 38.75%)
- Spiriva (24 people, 30.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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For the last 3 years in the spring, I have developed a severe cough and peripheral edema. I was hospitalized for this 2 years ago when the cough wouldn't resolve and the edema became cellulitis. Antibiotics help with the cough, but the edema persists. Never had this so late in the year, usually resolved by now.
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