A member asked:

I'm experiencing a bad dry cough; and few timesi have wet cough with mucus . i am taking a cough suppressant. can i take also mucinex (guaifenesin) for mucus ?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Charlene Sojico answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

You can take Mucinex (guaifenesin) along with a cough suppressant. Just make sure it does not have an expectorant in the ingredients already. Also drink plenty of liquids - warm or hot preferably to help thin out the thick mucus clogging up your airways.

Answered Mar 19, 2017



Still have questions?

Get the best care from a doctor who knows you.

Book a Video Appointment
Sponsor Content

Related Questions

Online Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients

$44 video appointments available today with a membership as low as $15/month

Book a Video Appointment
Ask your question
Didn't find what you're looking for?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.

Ask your question

Meet your new favorite doctor