Could Mucinex cause Sleepy - from FDA reports


Summary

Sleepy 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 Synthroid, and have Bone density abnormal . We study 8,504 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA. Among them, 211 have Sleepy. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepy and more.

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Mucinex

Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 11,107 users)

Sleepy

Sleepy has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 114,684 Sleepy patients).

On Nov, 17, 2016

8,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 211 people (2.48%) have Sleepy


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mucinex cause Sleepy?

Time on Mucinex when people have Sleepy *:

  • < 1 month: 70 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sleepy when taking Mucinex *:

  • female: 68.16 %
  • male: 31.84 %

Age of people who have Sleepy when taking Mucinex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.9 %
  • 10-19: 3.8 %
  • 20-29: 1.9 %
  • 30-39: 5.06 %
  • 40-49: 13.29 %
  • 50-59: 29.75 %
  • 60+: 44.3 %

Severity of Sleepy **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 66.67 %
  • severe: 33.33 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (47 people, 22.27%)
  • Singulair (41 people, 19.43%)
  • Lasix (41 people, 19.43%)
  • Aspirin (40 people, 18.96%)
  • Zometa (38 people, 18.01%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Mucinex, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • High Blood Pressure (16 people, 7.58%)
  • Bone Density Abnormal (16 people, 7.58%)
  • Pain (15 people, 7.11%)
  • Depression (12 people, 5.69%)
  • Osteoporosis (11 people, 5.21%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Fatigue (66 people, 31.28%)
  • Pain (65 people, 30.81%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (55 people, 26.07%)
  • Fall (54 people, 25.59%)
  • Gait Disturbance (42 people, 19.91%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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