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A 53-year-old male asked:

Can i take mucinex (guaifenesin) dm and robatussin at the same time?

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Dr. Devin Cunning
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 30 years experience
Same medication: Mucinex (guaifenesin) and Robitussin are both Guaifenesin. The maximum dosage from all sources is 2400 mg/day. Make sure to drink copious water and not exceed the total dosage per 24 hours. The DM part is the cough suppressant dextromethorphan.
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A 45-year-old member asked:

Can Claritin and Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm be used at the same time?

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Dr. Michael Jaindl
38 years experience
Claritin (loratadine) is: An antihistamine, Mucinex (guaifenesin) is a mucolytic agent (guaifensin). As long as they both don't have a decongestant (signified by a 'd') you can use them together.
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A 35-year-old member asked:

Can i take Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm if I am on nambutane?

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Pulmonology 28 years experience
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-inflammatory medications.
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Yonkers, NY
A 20-year-old male asked:

When i take Mucinex (guaifenesin) mini melts can I have water at the same time?

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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
Once melted: Yes, the medication works better with plenty of fluids, just be sure the "melt" has melted before you start drinking, .
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