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A 39-year-old member asked:

Over the counter cold relief medications without acetaminophen or pseudoephedrine?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Read labels: There are literally thousands of OTC medications for cold relief. If you need decongestion, try something like Afrin nasal spray but do not use it for more than 5 days else you may end up worse off afterwards.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

Is there OTC cold relief med without acetaminophen or pseudoephedrine?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Yes: Many types including guaifenesin. Sometimes a saline spray and warm mist work as well
Last updated Feb 5, 2019

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