Will you have Splenic vein thrombosis with Mucinex - from FDA reports


Splenic vein thrombosis is reported only by a few people who take Mucinex. We study 15,978 people who have side effects while taking Mucinex from FDA. Among them, 5 have Splenic vein thrombosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Splenic vein thrombosis and more.

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  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
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How the study uses the data?

The study is based on guaifenesin (the active ingredients of Mucinex) and Mucinex (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Splenic vein thrombosis are also considered in the study.

What is Mucinex?

Mucinex has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Mucinex 17,365 users)

What is Splenic vein thrombosis?

Splenic vein thrombosis (blood clot in splenic vein) has been reported by people with birth control, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, hepatitis c (latest reports from 452 Splenic vein thrombosis patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Mar, 14, 2019

15,978 people reported to have side effects when taking Mucinex.
Among them, 5 people (0.03%) have Splenic vein thrombosis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mucinex cause Splenic vein thrombosis?

Gender of people who have Splenic vein thrombosis when taking Mucinex *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Splenic vein thrombosis when taking Mucinex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 20 %
  • 50-59: 80 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Rhinitis Perennial (an inflammatory condition of the nose characterized by nasal obstruction, sneezing, itching): 3 people, 60.00%
  2. Pain: 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Multiple Allergies (allergy to multiple agents): 2 people, 40.00%
  4. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath): 1 person, 20.00%
  5. Depression: 1 person, 20.00%
  6. Asthma: 1 person, 20.00%
  7. Birth Control: 1 person, 20.00%
  8. Blood Pressure Management: 1 person, 20.00%
  9. Cardiac Disorder: 1 person, 20.00%
  10. Chest Pain: 1 person, 20.00%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Tylenol: 4 people, 80.00%
  2. Hydrochlorothiazide: 3 people, 60.00%
  3. Prilosec: 3 people, 60.00%
  4. Trilyte: 3 people, 60.00%
  5. Synthroid: 2 people, 40.00%
  6. Dilaudid: 2 people, 40.00%
  7. Rocephin: 2 people, 40.00%
  8. Yaz: 2 people, 40.00%
  9. Benzonatate: 1 person, 20.00%
  10. Bupropion Hydrochloride: 1 person, 20.00%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Mesenteric Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in mesenteric vein): 4 people, 80.00%
  2. Pvt: 4 people, 80.00%
  3. Intestinal Obstruction: 3 people, 60.00%
  4. Abdominal Abscess (collection of pus in abdomen): 2 people, 40.00%
  5. Splenic Infarction (tissue damage of spleen): 2 people, 40.00%
  6. Erosive Oesophagitis (acid reflux disease can cause tissue damage in the oesophagus over time): 2 people, 40.00%
  7. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect): 2 people, 40.00%
  8. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation): 2 people, 40.00%
  9. Diarrhea: 2 people, 40.00%
  10. Gallbladder Disorder: 1 person, 20.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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