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Can I take mucus relief dm while breastfeeding?

Can I take mucus relief dm while breastfeeding?

No Studies: It should be assumed some of it passes through breast milk but there are no studies that have been done. It also depends on the age of your infant. The younger the least medications you should take. Also consider that many cough and cold liquids contain alcohol and new guidelines for otc meds for kids have pulled them off the shelf for use in infants. ...Read more

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Dr. Ira Katz
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Breastfeeding (Definition)

Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more


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Can i take Mucinex dm and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) together?

Can i take Mucinex dm and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) together?

Medician Question: This combination could make you very sleepy so be careful - in some cases there could be serious consequenses. See your doctor for more definitive treatment of your cough. ...Read more

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I took 100mg of Tramadol. If I was to take a Mucinex-DM tablet would there be any reaction or negative side effects?

I took 100mg of Tramadol. If I was to take a Mucinex-DM tablet would there be any reaction or negative side effects?

Several things : Could happen. Both medications can be sedating so combining the two may make you drowsy. Also both can enhance serotonin effects in the body like agitation, fever, tremors, palpitations, muscle spasms, and skin flushing. You may want to review this with your physician if it a combo you feel like you'll needs for several days or more. ...Read more

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Can I take mucinex-d and promethazine dm together?

Can I take mucinex-d and promethazine dm together?

Caution: you better try the plain mucinex though, as the 'D' part, pseudoephedrine may interact with promethazine. or don't take them at the same time good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications, ask you pharmacist / healthcare provider ...Read more

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Adult dosing for Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm max?

Read below: For an adult taking Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm the max dose is 4 tablets in 24 hours. Ideally you take it 1-2 tablets every 12 hours. To maximize its effectiveness, you should drink plenty of water. If it is Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm maximum strength then max dose is 2 tabs/24 hours by taking 1 tab every 12 hours. ...Read more

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

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. ...Read more

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My husband took Mucinex (guaifenesin) DM at 4pm yesterday ,10pm last night,and 5:30 this morning. Is he going to be ok?

Mucinex (guaifenesin) time scale: Mucinex (guaifenesin) DM is an every 12 hour medication with a dosing of 1-2 tablets every 12 hours. If your husband took only one tablet each time reported he remains in the acceptable total amount for a 24 hour period. If he took 2 or more tablets each time he is outside the normal 24 hour dose. A one time misuse is unlikely to cause harm. Continued misuse could be harmful and certainly not advised. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm get you high ?

Hi docs, would Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm get you high ?

No: Dextromethorphan is in the Codeine family, but unlike Codeine or hydrocodone (Vicodin) it isn't an active opioid and therefore available OTC without prescription and unregulated by DEA as a controlled substance (unclassed). Cough medicine with Codeine would require a prescription because of abuse potential. ...Read more

Mucinex (Definition)

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