Mucinex and Sleepy - from FDA reports
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 High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Sleepy 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, 21, 2017
11,697 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 313 people (2.68%) have Sleepy
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mucinex when people have Sleepy *:
- < 1 month: 93.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 6.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sleepy when taking Mucinex *:
- female: 67.69 %
- male: 32.31 %
Age of people who have Sleepy when taking Mucinex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.35 %
- 10-19: 2.25 %
- 20-29: 3.6 %
- 30-39: 5.86 %
- 40-49: 13.06 %
- 50-59: 24.77 %
- 60+: 49.1 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (19 people, 6.07%)
- Pain (18 people, 5.75%)
- Narcolepsy (17 people, 5.43%)
- Bone Density Abnormal (16 people, 5.11%)
- Hypersensitivity (14 people, 4.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Synthroid (49 people, 15.65%)
- Singulair (44 people, 14.06%)
- Lasix (42 people, 13.42%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 13.42%)
- Zometa (38 people, 12.14%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (82 people, 26.20%)
- Pain (67 people, 21.41%)
- Stress And Anxiety (60 people, 19.17%)
- Fall (57 people, 18.21%)
- Dizziness (50 people, 15.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
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