Mucinex and Sudden memory loss - from FDA reports
Sudden memory loss 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 Nexium, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Sudden memory loss with Mucinex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 11,697 people who have side effects when taking Mucinex from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 20, 2017
11,697 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 153 people (1.31%) have Sudden memory loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mucinex when people have Sudden memory loss *:
- < 1 month: 83.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sudden memory loss when taking Mucinex *:
- female: 73.03 %
- male: 26.97 %
Age of people who have Sudden memory loss when taking Mucinex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.86 %
- 20-29: 0.86 %
- 30-39: 6.9 %
- 40-49: 4.31 %
- 50-59: 16.38 %
- 60+: 70.69 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (19 people, 12.42%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (15 people, 9.80%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (15 people, 9.80%)
- Sleep Disorder (13 people, 8.50%)
- High Blood Pressure (12 people, 7.84%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (29 people, 18.95%)
- Lasix (25 people, 16.34%)
- Spiriva (23 people, 15.03%)
- Singulair (21 people, 13.73%)
- Lyrica (21 people, 13.73%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (42 people, 27.45%)
- Fall (41 people, 26.80%)
- Weakness (29 people, 18.95%)
- Confusional State (27 people, 17.65%)
- Pneumonia (26 people, 16.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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