Top
10
Doctor insights on: How Does Guaifenesin Work

Share
1

1
Can I take guaifenesin/phenylephrine with tussionex?

Can I take guaifenesin/phenylephrine with tussionex?

OK Guaifenesin: It is fine to combine guaifenesin/phenylephrine with tussionex, but you will be getting lots of Guaifenesin -- this should be no problem. ...Read more

Guaifenex La (Definition)

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


3

3
Could Robitussin (guaifenesin) work when making lean?

Could Robitussin (guaifenesin) work when making lean?

Robitussin (guaifenesin): Are you asking us for recipe to make home made booze (lean)? I would suggest you seek mental health attention as it appears that you may have a serious addiction. ...Read more

5

5
What are the possible side effects of Mucinex (guaifenesin) for congestion and how well does it work?

What are the possible side effects of Mucinex (guaifenesin) for congestion and how well does it work?

Drink water instead: Mucinex (guaifenesin) has few side effects, but you can get the same mucus thinning effect from drinking more water. Save the money and drink more water instead. ...Read more

6

6
Does Mucinex (guaifenesin) work for chest congestion?

Does Mucinex (guaifenesin) work for chest congestion?

Mucinex (guaifenesin): It is a generally safe product that has been around for a long time and has some effect on chest congestion. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
7

7
Will Mucinex (guaifenesin) work to get rid of sinusitis?

Will Mucinex (guaifenesin) work to get rid of sinusitis?

Not for infection.: Sinusitis is usually a bacterial infection, and while Mucinex (guaifenesin) may help the symptoms of such it wouldn't eradicate this on its own. If you just have allergies with congestion, Mucinex (guaifenesin) may be enough. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
My dr recommended cough syrup with guaifenesin to better CM for helping conceive. Will it still work with phenylephrine HCL 10mg in it ? No dm though.

My dr recommended cough syrup with guaifenesin to better CM for helping conceive. Will it still work with phenylephrine HCL 10mg in it ? No dm though.

What?: I might be misunderstanding your question, but are you under the assumption that guaifenesin will help you to conceive a child? Cough syrup, of any kind, will not enhance you chances of becoming pregnant...It will however help your cough... If I'm misunderstanding please repost your question. ...Read more

9

9
Is there anything besides Mucinex (guaifenesin) on the market that works as an expectorant? I have asthma - mucus is major issue for me. I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) twice a day

Is there anything besides Mucinex (guaifenesin) on the market that works as an expectorant? I have asthma - mucus is major issue for me. I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) twice a day

Asthma controlled?: The fact that mucus is a major issue makes me ask how well controlled your asthma is. There are so many useful medications available now that good control should be within reach for most people. Many take a long-acting bronchodilator to open their airways, and an anti-inflammatory medication to control the inflammation. There are many other possibilities. Drink lots of water and see your doctor! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
I have asthma and my chest feels very congested but i caint cough nothing up but my asthma is worse because of this would taking mucinex (guaifenesin) dm work?

I have asthma and my chest feels very congested but i caint cough nothing up but my asthma is worse because of this would taking mucinex (guaifenesin) dm work?

Mucinex (guaifenesin) DM is: unlikely to help much. Are you using your prescribed inhalers? If not, you should start them. If you are and are still having difficulty, you should see your doctor so they can listen to your chest and also examine you for any other infection...so you can get the proper diagnoses and treatment. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Robert Cloutier
219 doctors shared insights

Guaifenesin (Definition)

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


Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
206 doctors shared insights

Robitussin (Definition)

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