eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

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.

Stay connected: get help anytime and anywhere for people who take Mucinex and have Renal failure >>>

Mucinex

Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,820 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.

Renal failure

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.

Trend of Renal failure in Mucinex reports

Time on Mucinex when people have Renal failure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Renal failure100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Renal failure when taking Mucinex * :

FemaleMale
Renal failure53.75%46.25%

Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Mucinex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Renal failure0.00%0.00%0.00%11.94%0.00%25.37%7.46%55.22%

Severity of Renal failure when taking Mucinex ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Renal failure ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (9 people, 11.25%)
  2. Depression (8 people, 10.00%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (5 people, 6.25%)
  4. Bronchitis (5 people, 6.25%)
  5. Pneumonia (4 people, 5.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (39 people, 48.75%)
  2. Albuterol (34 people, 42.50%)
  3. Digoxin (33 people, 41.25%)
  4. Aspirin (31 people, 38.75%)
  5. Spiriva (24 people, 30.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • 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.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • Had to have 3 dialysis treatments.. Blood sugar went up here

    Reply

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • Does Mucinex contain bismuth? I read bismuth can cause a yellow tongue

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • Creatinine rising on crestor & causing kidney failure
    Husband been on Crestor for 3 years...Creatinine been increasing and he already is a diabetic and been watching his kidney function. Everything I read online points to the Crestor causing Kidney Failure but the doctors REFUSE to listen too us and now he is heading toward dialysis or a Kidney Transpl ...

  • Could this drug cause periodontal bone loss, bone loss around teeth
    Do you suffer from periodontal bone loss or periodontal disease, or bone loss around teeth after taking this drug? Are your sodium levels low after taking this drug? I am a dentist and keep my teeth plaque free, but have had periodontal bone loss for which, I believe, must be drug related.

  • Did all of these medications cause kidney failure and liver failure
    never had a liver diagnosis, took the celebrex for 1 week, and did not have blood work before subscribed, does any of these medications mixed cause problems? admitted for fall, discharged one week later to hospice

More questions for: Mucinex, Renal failure

More reviews for: Mucinex, Renal failure

On eHealthMe, Mucinex (guaifenesin) is often used for cough. Find out below the conditions Mucinex is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Mucinex used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

38 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Diovan Hct for a 52-year old woman who has High Blood ... (21 minutes ago)

- Omeprazole for a 46-year old woman who has GERD (51 minutes ago)

- Piroxicam for a 29-year old woman who has Painful Men ... (52 minutes ago)

Related study

- Mucinex side effects

 

Related symptom

- Renal Failure

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Blood sugar was at 40. Unable to tell where I lived, ... " (2 hours ago)

- "increased level of crestor and decreased level of fur ... " (4 hours ago)

- "Ankles started swelling really bad in late march. Sec ... " (5 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Tecfidera

- Relapsing-remitting Multiple Sclerosis and Ringing In The Ears

- Cerebrovascular Accident and Keflex

- Verapamil and Bystolic

- Lamotrigine and Sertraline

 

Popular searches

- Transposition Of The Great Vessels
- Mucinex
- Mandrake
- Mariendistel
- Muscle Cramps

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Fluid Intake Restriction in Metformin Hydrochloride (0 second ago)

- Jersey Tea, Lin drug interactions (2 seconds ago)

- Diet - Fat in Locorten (2 seconds ago)

- Alesse, Endep drug interactions (6 seconds ago)

- Bisoprolol Fumarate, Venofer drug interactions (7 seconds ago)

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.