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can you drink while taking mucinex

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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
YES: "Bottoms up!" Hope this is helpful Dr Z
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Mucinex is mild: it doesn't have interaction with alcohol.
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Not a good: idea. Firstly, when sick drinking alcohol is not good. Though it will be 14 hours after your last dose of Mucinex before you intend to drink reducing ... Read More

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: There isn't any significant adverse interaction between tumeric and guaifenesin(the active ingredient in Mucinex). Hopefully you feel better. Rememb ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Seegers
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Cough meds: AngelaM543 ~ cough meds and antibiotics to treat bronchitis is a well guarded urban myth that the Pharma world keep going with great positive effect o ... Read More
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Dr. Panagiota Korenis
12 years experience Psychiatry
Yes don't overdo it: You may have alcohol - however, alcohol in excess is not good for you and in the long run may have deleterious effects on many organ systems in your b ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Drinking when ill: You know the warnings on these products are there for a reason. If you are coughing, congested, and ill, why would you drink alcohol? Why would you ta ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
26 years experience Family Medicine
Keep same: Sounds like viral infection - " Flu like symptom". it usually takes 7 days and testament is exactly as you do - symptomatic relive - fluids, rest, va ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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NO: NO problem.
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Cough rx and tylenol (acetaminophen): As a one time dose i believe that is ok. However prolonged use should be avoided.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
No contraindications: Yes, he may take both with no difficulty.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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How MUCH alcohol?: If you are taking mucinex, (guaifenesin) i assume you have bronchitis and are having difficulty bringing up your mucus. This means there is an infect ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
?: Taking a dm at a time may cause stomach upset, drowsiness, and even vomiting. It is not a good idea to take this much. If you are needing that many ... Read More

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