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guaifenesin

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Maximum daily 2.4gms: The maximum daily dose of guifenesin should not exceed 2400mgms.You can take 600mgm 4 times a day or 800 mgm 3 times a day.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Solhjem
21 years experience Radiation Oncology
No.: The maximum prescription dose is a total of 2400 mg per day, usually divided in 400-600 mg doses.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Guaifenesin: Guaifenesin is the generic form of Mucinex®.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hernan Giraldo
50 years experience Pulmonology
No: Help to expectorate.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: You can take them together, .
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryant Cary
8 years experience Pharmacology
Not necessarily: No, not per se. 'decongestant' usually refers to medications like sudafed, afrin, etc. That open up your airways. Mucinex (guaifenesin) works by loose ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Depietro
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
2 medicines: Its a combination of a medicine called Pseudoephedrine which is a decongestant that works by shrinking the blood vessels in the nose and an expectoran ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
35 years experience Gastroenterology
How much?: Indeed. How much wood could a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood? Your question not answerable. Everybody differs. Why would you want to ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Newton
19 years experience Pain Management
Cough: This is a cough suppressant.
A member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Won't work right: Mucinex 600mg has only guaifenesin in it, but is an extended release tablet. If crushed up, a person will get a big dose at the time the tablet is tak ... Read More

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