Review: could Mucinex cause Renal failure?
This is a review of Renal failure (Acute kidney failure) by studying 4,700 people who take Mucinex. We analyze: the time on Mucinex when people have Renal failure, gender and age of these people, the severity of Renal failure, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Mucinex. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,808 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough, ear congestion. Commonly reported side effects of Mucinex include breathing difficulty, dyspnoea exacerbated, high blood pressure, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) (latest reports from 423,605 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 4,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 77 people (1.74%) 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||54.55%||45.45% |
Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Mucinex * :
|Renal failure||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||0.00%||26.56%||7.81%||53.12% |
Severity of Renal failure when taking Mucinex ** :
How people recovered from Renal failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (9 people, 11.69%)
- Depression (8 people, 10.39%)
- Bronchitis (5 people, 6.49%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (5 people, 6.49%)
- Pneumonia (4 people, 5.19%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (37 people, 48.05%)
- Albuterol (33 people, 42.86%)
- Digoxin (32 people, 41.56%)
- Aspirin (30 people, 38.96%)
- Levaquin (23 people, 29.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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