Review: could Mucinex cause Renal failure (Acute kidney failure)?
Summary: Renal failure 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 Lasix, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 4,777 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 has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 5,838 Mucinex users)
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain. (latest reports from 72,154 Renal failure patients)
On Mar, 13, 2015: 4,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 80 people (1.67%) have Renal Failure.
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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Singulair, Zyrtec, Mucinex, Centrum Silver, Tekturna, Travatan Z for a 55-year old woman with Nasal Allergies, Enzyme Supplementation, Hypertension, Glaucoma. The patient has Vertigo, Hearing Loss
- A study of side effects of Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide for a 57-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Renal Failure - Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
- A study of drug interactions between Plavix, Lisinopril, Cymbalta for a 88-year old woman with Arterial Stenosis, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled, Depression - Elderly. The patient has Renal Failure, Pulse Pressure Decreased
- A study of drug interactions between Guaifenesin, Loratadine, Vitamin D, Magnesium, Calcium, Ginkgo Biloba, Lutein, Eyebright, Bilberry, CoQ10, Sumatriptan Succinate, Medroxyprogesterone Acetate, Multivitamin, Estradiol, Melatonin for a 56-year old woman with Expectorant, Allergies, Osteoporosis, Memory Aids, Aids, Nail Disorder, Migraine Without Aura, Menopause Hot Flashes, Malnutrition, Insomnia. The patient has Gingival Hyperplasia
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Mucinex, Chondroitin And Glucosamine, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Allopurinol, Omeprazole, Seroquel for a 62-year old woman with Blood Count Abnormal, Nasal Congestion, Life Support, High Blood Pressure, Gout - Chronic, Gerd, Chronic Insomnia. The patient has Diarrhea
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