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Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
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Robitussin Pe (Overview)

Robitussin PE is a decongestant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common cold or symptom drug).


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What is Robitussin (guaifenesin) pe?

What is Robitussin (guaifenesin) pe?

2 medicines: Its a combination of a medicine called Pseudoephedrine which is a decongestant that works by shrinking the blood vessels in the nose and an expectorant ( guaifenesen ) that aims to make mucous easier to cough up. ...Read more

Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
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Robitussin Pe (Overview)

Robitussin PE is a decongestant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common cold or symptom drug).


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What is Robitussin (guaifenesin) pe?

2 medicines: Its a combination of a medicine called Pseudoephedrine which is a decongestant that works by shrinking the blood vessels in the nose and an expectorant ( guaifenesen ) that aims to make mucous easier to cough up. ...Read more

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Does Robitussin-DM have drugs in it?

Does Robitussin-DM have drugs in it?

Yes: All medications are drugs, meaning active components that has an effect. This medication has Guaifenesin a mucolytic and dextrometorphan a cough suppressant. ...Read more

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Can I make Robitussin-DM taste better?

Can I make Robitussin-DM taste better?

Not that I know of: There is a reason people say something tastes like cough medicine.....The ingredients and many have an alcohol base that just makes them taste yucky. I would look for it as a pill or look to other possibilities. Honey and lemon are known to be excellent for coughs. Warm drinks help him phlegm. Elderberry is excellent for coughs. It contains sambucous and sambucous is good for mucous. ...Read more

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Should i take Robitussin (guaifenesin) with clomid?

Should i take Robitussin (guaifenesin) with clomid?

Doesn't help if TTC: There is no evidence that Robitussin (guaifenesin) helps you to conceive or that it helps to improve cervical mucus. It's generally safe to take Robitussin (guaifenesin) for coughs and colds when trying to conceive or when you're pregnant. It's probably not very effective as a cough and cold medicine either. If you're 44 and trying to conceive see a fertility specialist (rei) md for help. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take nyquill 4hours after robitussin (guaifenesin)?

Is it safe to take nyquill 4hours after robitussin (guaifenesin)?

If used correctly: If one is using nyquil and "plain" Robitussin (guaifenesin) correctly, following the packages' instructions, and has not had any problems from either medication alone, then one would expect no problems from taking them together (at the same time or at different times). The nyquil does not have the same ingredients as plain Robitussin (guaifenesin) has, so one would not be doubling up on an ingredient. ...Read more

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Guiatuss, organidin nr, robitussin, (guaifenesin) which is better?

Mucinex (guaifenesin): Mucinex (guaifenesin) does not need to be taken as often as Robitussin both contain guaifinesen. If you have a cough, make sure to get a DM formulation that has a cough suppressant in it, dextromethorphan. Beware that some formulations have a decongestant, good if you have a stuffy nose, but can keep you up at night. Try to take a cough suppressant/guaifenesen to loosen secretions at night. See MD for Rx option ...Read more

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Is it ok to take 200 mg of benzonatate and robitussin (guaifenesin)?

Tessalon and guaifen: As far as i know. It is ok. I use them together all the time and have not heard or know of any interactions with the two that are worrisome . I hope you feel better soon! ...Read more

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Can you tell me where can I find mucinex, (guaifenesin) Robitussin or humibid?

Can you tell me where can I find mucinex, (guaifenesin) Robitussin or humibid?

Over the counter: These medications are generally available without prescription at local pharmacies and supercenters. ...Read more

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Can u take Robitussin (guaifenesin) CF during the day and bebedryl at bedtime?

Yes you can: Robitusson CF is an expectorant and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is an antihistamine. I see that you are trying to avoid sedative effect during the daytime.You may use claritin, Allegra or zyrtec once at night as alternative.Generally less sedating than benadryl (diphenhydramine). ...Read more

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Is it okay to take the generic form of Robitussin (guaifenesin) while pregnant?

Not recommended: Robitussin (guaifenesin) is a risk category c for use during pregnancy. This means there are insufficient human studies to determine risk to the fetus, however animals studies show adverse effect and toxicity on fetus. This drug should be used only if the potential benefit outweighs the potential risk to the fetus. You should speak with your obgyn doctor prior to use. Check out safefetus.Com for other questions. ...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


Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Robitussin (Definition)

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