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What will counteract the guaifenesin in mucinex?

What will counteract the guaifenesin in mucinex?

Don't know: Don't know of a compound to counteract the active ingrediant in mucinex (guaifenesin). ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Stevens
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Guaifenex La (Definition)

Guaifenex LA is a cough suppressant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more


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Can mucinex (guaifenesin) 600mg be crushed ?

No: Mucinex (guaifenesin) 600 mg is a long-acting form and must should be swallowed whole; it mustn’t chewed, broken, or crushed, as that will lead to an immediate dumping of the entire dose (too high of one) that is meant to be released slowly into your system over a series of hours. ...Read more

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Can i take diurex with mucinex (guaifenesin)?

Can i take diurex with mucinex (guaifenesin)?

Diurex & mucinex (guaifenesin): It is not ideal. Mucinex (guaifenesin) is an expectorant to help you loosen up phlegm and help you clear the mucus from your lungs. Diurex is a diuretic that will dehydrate you and likely lead to thickening of mucus and phlegm. Diurex will effect efficacy of Mucinex (guaifenesin) but not the other way around. ...Read more

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Is Mucinex (guaifenesin) d safe to take daily?

Is Mucinex (guaifenesin) d safe to take daily?

Mucinex (guaifenesin) D: Hello, i often hear the very same question regarding daily decongestant usage. My opinion is that i would rather my patients use an intranasal steroid daily with plain Mucinex (guaifenesin) as needed. The pseudo fed used in the Mucinex (guaifenesin) d will cause an elevated heart rate, blood pressure changes, sleep cycle interruptions and finally it may cause urinary retention in men.So avoid the daily use of pseudo fed. ...Read more

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When will Mucinex (guaifenesin) start taking effect?

When will Mucinex (guaifenesin) start taking effect?

Drink water instead: Drinking more water will thin mucus as well as mucinex (guaifenesin). Save your money. ...Read more

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Can i take Mucinex (guaifenesin) mini melts with h²o?

Mucinex (guaifenesin) and Water: Not only can water be taken with mucinex, (guaifenesin) but it really should be taken with water, because the active component, guaifenicin actually works better when taken with lots of water. ...Read more

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How long will it take Mucinex (guaifenesin) to expire?

How long will it take Mucinex (guaifenesin) to expire?

Varies: The expiration on any drug varies by the manufacturer and the drug being produced. Some drugs expire quickly, in weeks to months. Most will expire in about a year after you purchase them. Pharmacies constantly update their inventory to give you the best length of time before expiration. It is not good to use expired medications. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Cloutier
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Guaifenesin (Definition)

Guaifenesin is a cough suppressant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more


Mucinex (Definition)

Guaifenesin is a cough suppressant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more