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mucinex dm medication

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
35 years experience Pediatrics
Mono is a viral: illness, causing sore throat, swollen lymph nodes (glands) in the neck area and fatigue. It is caused by the Epstein Barr Virus. It can also cause som ... Read More
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Dr. Jessica Allan
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Mononucleosis: Mononucleosis often called Mono is an infection caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Sx fever, sore throat, fatigue, weakness, swollen glands in neck and ... Read More
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Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Drink water: Drink plenty of water and eat a meal. You are unlikely to get serotonin syndrome after one dose of mucinex DM but you do need to avoid dextromethorpha ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
That doesn't mean : that you will develop Serotonin Syndrome. It just means that there is a potential it could occur when medications are used together. I have seen serot ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Ask pharmacist or Dr: This is very troubling indeed. And everything I've read supports what you found. Don't risk a potentially life-threatening interaction but do try to f ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Sanders
15 years experience Pulmonology
No: You should be fine. That is the max dosage recommended per day. I just wouldnt take any more today.
A female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Not a problem: This will cause no harm. Continue your regular dose tomorrow.
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A female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes, but: be careful when using Virtussin AC as it contains codeine, don't exceed the prescribed dose and don't take it with CNS suppressants or alcohol, best w ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Not recommended: The DM component is not recommended for children under 12 years of age. Plain mucinex to loosen mucus is recommended for them.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Too often, too long: Mucinex DM is to be taken twice a day for only few days during peak symptoms.if you still experience cough and respiratory symptoms after 1 month it’s ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Milstone
26 years experience Pulmonology
Probably: Most over the counter mucolytic drugs have very few drug interacations; always best to ask the pharmacist but usually they don't interact with anti-i ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes you can: but both are for cough, if no improvement, you better see a heathcare professional, good luck
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