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Mucinex 12 Hour
Today I was told I could take sudafed and mucinex D together. Took mucinex D 12 hour at noon and 2 sudafed every 4 hours. That's 240 mg of pseudoephedrine in like 12 hours. Am I going to be ok? Is this bad? Just realized it has the same ingredient
No more Sudafed: Please do not take any more pseudoephedrine. 240mg is the maximum daily dose of this drug. If you have high blood pressure, this is a dangerous drug and should be avoided. A fast, irregular, pounding heartbeat, mental or mood changes like anxiety, confusion, restlessness, shaking, difficulty urinating, as well as swelling, difficulty breathing, itching all need immediate evaluation. ...Read more
Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm 12 hour, 2 days later and can still taste it and smell it. Should it not be out of my system by now?
Sinus: Most likely what you are smelling and tasting is the mucous from sinus congestion. ...Read more
No: You should be fine. That is the max dosage recommended per day. I just wouldn't take any more today. ...Read more
I took 1 mucinex (guaifenesin) at 2pm can I take one at 10pm even though it says every 12 hours than can I take one tomorrow morning and night?
Mucinex (guaifenesin): I would keep the medications spaced at 12 hours to avoid side effects. Add nasal saline spray to also think out mucus ...Read more
No: Dextromethorphan has never been shown in studies to relieve any symptom of colds, flu, allergies, bronchitis or pneumonia, including cough, and can be dangerous in high doses. If you have thick mucous, use PLAIN guafenesin (Mucinex). If you have nausea or a cough use PLAIN phenergan, or (for cough) phenergan + codeine or hydrocodone (but you will need a rx for phenergan + anything). ...Read more
Should be OK: 2 in 24 hours should be no problem. ...Read more
Hello I have a bad cold and I just took two tablets of mucinex sinus max, I am just wondering if I could take NyQuil in a few hours. It says on th?
Yes: Remember do not use the sinex for more than 3 days, and takes the pills with food, they may make you nauseous. ...Read more
Can I give my 10 year old son Mucinex (guaifenesin) fast max dm? Its adult strength and says children and adults over 12 can take 20 ml every 4 hours.
I'm a 22-year-old girl who weighs 118. Can I take sudafed 12 hour and Mucinex (guaifenesin) at the same time?
Yes: They can be taken together.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a sinus infection which makes my head and ears full. Usually take Claritin d 12 hour - it helps but quit and tried mucinex. Not good. Help,?
Maybe...: If a person had no problems taking Mucinex DM in the past, and she had no problems taking acetaminophen (Tylenol) in the past, then she should be fine this time taking both medications (because the two medications have different ingredients) either together or apart... as along as she is not taking too much of either medicine than she should take in one day. ...Read more
I was wondering what happends if someone took 2 Mucinex (guaifenesin) d60-600 in 2 hours? Dose it have any side effects and what can we do? Thank you
Yes: No interaction between these 2 medicationsGet a more detailed answer ›
I accidentally took 2 mucinex (guaifenesin) 600 mg pills when I was supposed to take one two hours ago. Can I still take my promethazine?
I've been taking Mucinex (guaifenesin) severe cold and i accidently took it an hour early with my 3rd dose. Ill be taken theraflu nighttime later on. is that safe?
Prescrip strength expextorant or helpful tips. Really thick chest mucus brown. Mucinex (guaifenesin) helps for an hour then stops. I'm coughing. So hard with no reslt?
I have been taking an off brand mucinex (guaifenesin) all day. I would say about 6 in the past 24 hours. It has acetmophian in it as well,I also had to take ibprofuen as the pain wouldn't go away. I also took about 10 mg of citalopram. Will I be okay?
Cough rx and tylenol (acetaminophen): As a one time dose I believe that is ok. However prolonged use should be avoided. ...Read more
I took my Mucinex (guaifenesin) severe cold and flu dose an hour early accidentally. Will I be okay?
No problem: You will experience no ill effects from this. Not a problem. ...Read more
Can I take mucinex (guaifenesin) nighttime cold and flu relief after having one cocktail 2 hours ago?
Yes you can: Yes you can take itGet a more detailed answer ›
My husband gave my 8 year old Mucinex (guaifenesin) 2 hours ago. Can I give her a cough suppressant to help her sleep? Her cough is keeping her awake.
She took Mucinex (guaifenesin) DM about 4 hours ago, and just took Nyquil Cold/Flu tabs, and went to bed. Mucinex (guaifenesin) has 60 mg of Dextrometh. & Nyquil has 15mg. Safe?
It is safe:
It is safe as long as you did not take any before or after that
Will do no harm slightly 15mgm over the recommended dose but not a big problem ...Read more
I took mucinex (guaifenesin) dm 1 hour ago. I have anxiety attacks and I find two shots stops them. Can I take the alcohol without causing too much damage to my bod?
I'm: Alcohol will relieve anxiety in the short-term. However, it is likely to make your anxiety condition worse in the long-term. I suggest you see your family doctor to discuss treatments for your anxiety. These can take many forms, including benzodiazepines antidepressants and counseling. Newer antidepressants are very effective for many people in relieving anxiety symptoms. Hope this helps. ...Read more