Review: could Mucinex cause Sleepy (Drowsiness)?
Summary: Sleepy is found among people who take Mucinex, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. We study 4,778 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA and social media. Among them, 144 have Sleepy. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepy and more.
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Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 5,839 Mucinex users)
Sleepy has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 69,953 Sleepy patients)
On May, 8, 2015: 4,778 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex. Among them, 144 people (3.01%) have Sleepy.
Time on Mucinex when people have Sleepy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Sleepy when taking Mucinex * :
Age of people who have Sleepy when taking Mucinex * :
Severity of Sleepy when taking Mucinex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleepy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (17 people, 11.81%)
- Bone density abnormal (15 people, 10.42%)
- Pain (11 people, 7.64%)
- Insomnia (10 people, 6.94%)
- Depression (9 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (61 people, 42.36%)
- Synthroid (58 people, 40.28%)
- Zometa (54 people, 37.50%)
- Singulair (51 people, 35.42%)
- Mucinex dm (45 people, 31.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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