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A 32-year-old male asked:

I have bronchitis and i want to know if it is ok to take promethazine w codein together with mucinex (guaifenesin) dm?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Yes: Hoping you get effectively retreated and recover.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Provided original answer
I agree with others that it would be better to omit the codeine if you are also taking dextromethorphan
Jun 25, 2013
Dr. Kristi Woods
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Wouldn't recommend: Codeine and "dm" are similar. Both suppress cough so you don't need both. Can use just Mucinex (guaifenesin) without the dm.
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