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does mucinex help with cough

A 3-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Nasal saline: Zarbees contains honey and this is often soothing and lessens cough. Nasal saline rinses may be as effective. Avoiding multiple over the counter medic ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Try our other forum: You posted your question on our free, public, informational forum... where diagnoses, medical advice, or medical care are not given. Try a private con ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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YES: Mucinex is a very effective expectorant/cough syrup, but long acting. If cough is intermittent,.use Robitussin DM or generic equivalent Dark brown ho ... Read More
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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: This should not be a problem.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Medication: Atenolol is a beta blocker. Has slowing affect on heart. Mucinex (guaifenesin) can also have slowing affect by different mechanism. Can be used with c ... Read More
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A 4-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Should be ok: This is one reason the government advises against using cough and cold medicines in young children. The benefits are small, and sometimes kids get too ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Yes, kinda sorta...: Check out drug-drug interaction checkers at www.Online.Epocrates.Com and www.Drugs.Com, specifically http://www.Drugs.Com/interactions-check.Php?Drug_ ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: I would suggest taking only one cold remedy and staying well hydrated.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Taylor
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Hi John,BP check: Hi John, please check with your primary doctor to see if you can take Mucinex (guaifenesin) D for more than a few days as the D ingredient can raise ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marino Tavarez
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Mucinex (guaifenesin): is a mucous "thinner', cough medicines usually help suppress cough especially when used with Codeine (which may also have the beneficial effect of cau ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
? to early ?: The benefit of the Zpac is it doesn't take long to complete but it remains in your body working for at least a week after you stop. You can retain a s ... Read More
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