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

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

Dr. William Singer
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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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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

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Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) with nyquil?

Yes: Most of the nyquil preparations do not have something to thin the mucus. The Mucinex (guaifenesin) can accomplish this. ...Read more

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Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) with tussionex?

Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) with tussionex?

Yes: I prefer Mucinex (guaifenesin) by day to get rid of secretions from the lungs and using tussionex at night to help rest/get sleep by suppressing the cough. ...Read more

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Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) and nyquil at the same time?

Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) and nyquil at the same time?

Pharmacist: Mucinex (guaifenesin) loosens phlegm while nyquil quiets hacking cough and the combination should be ok to take. Your pharmacist who is quite familiar with these medications can advise you about these or any other medications that you take. ...Read more

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Can I take mucinex (guaifenesin) during the day and nyquil at night?

Can I take mucinex (guaifenesin) during the day and nyquil at night?

Yes: No adverse interactions exist. There are certainly better options if using these for your chronic allergies, but ok for short term relief. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I could take Mucinex (guaifenesin) night time after I drank?

Can you tell me if I could take Mucinex (guaifenesin) night time after I drank?

Mixing meds with eto: Mixing medicine with alcohol is never advised and should not be used. I can not tell you to mix them for fear of liability in this day in age. I also do not know what other meds you have taken.
Good luck and feel better. ...Read more

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Should I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) or claritin?

Should I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) or claritin?

See details: You can take either one or both. The choice depends on the underlying cause of the symptoms. ...Read more

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Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) with tamiflu?

Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) with tamiflu?

Yes: Both www. Epocrates. Com and www. Drugs. Com have a drug interaction checking function, neither of which found any interaction between Mucinex (guaifenesin) & tamiflu. Remember that if you have any questions about medications & supplements, you should always ask your doc & pharmacist. And before accepting any prescription, always tell him/her everything that you're taking whether prescription or over-the-counter. ...Read more

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Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) d and zyrtec?

Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) d and zyrtec?

Possible, but: Zyrtec (cetirizine), is an antihistamine. Mucinex d (guaifenesin and Pseudoephedrine 120mg) is a combination of a medication to loosen secretions and a decongestant. The latter can raise blood pressure, make you jittery, "hyper" and cause heartburn and constipation. If you have high blood pressure, thyroid problem or diabetes, yo should not take it. Don't take it regularly under any circumstances. ...Read more

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Can u take Mucinex (guaifenesin) d with claritin?

Mixing URI meds: Yes. Mucinex (guaifenesin) d is an expectorant/decongestant combination and Clarinex is an antihistamine. The combination can be helpful for a short term problem. For a chronic upper respiratory problem a topical nasal steroid spray is likely to be of more benefit. ...Read more

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Can you take Mucinex (guaifenesin) and Advil together?

Can you take Mucinex (guaifenesin) and Advil together?

Yes: Per Drugs. Com Drug interaction checker; "No results found - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist." ...Read more

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Is it safe for a diabetic to take mucinex (guaifenesin)?

Your age?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We cannot answer questions from minors. Knowing your country or state helps, too. Age, location, and gender, can affect our answer, since some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, and we expect it of you! ...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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Can I take mucinex (guaifenesin) with alcohol free NyQuil?

Can I take mucinex (guaifenesin) with alcohol free NyQuil?

Mucinex (guaifenesin): Is used mainly to eliminate phlegm in your lungs or sinuses. Therefore it may be effective if you do have lots of mucus. NyQuil has acetaminophen and anti histamine as well as a decongestant. So there is no duplication and the combination is effective. ...Read more

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Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) and Allegra at the same time?

Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) and Allegra at the same time?

Yes: Plain Mucines is guaifenesin, which helps break up mucus. Allegra (fexofenadine) is an antihistamine. Be cautious when picking out medications and be sure to know what products you are taking. There are many versions of Mucinex- including DM, multi symptom, sinus, allergy etc. These other versions have additional things that you may not need. Stick with single ingredient medicines when you can. ...Read more

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Can you take Mucinex (guaifenesin) with an inhaler/anihistamine?

Can you take Mucinex (guaifenesin) with an inhaler/anihistamine?

Yes: No contraindications with combination sited. Guafenesin is in many products including Mucinex (guaifenesin) and many cough remedies. Just do not overdose with this medication. Can in very high blood levels cause slowing of heart. ...Read more

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Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) if I took zyrtec already today?

Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) if I took zyrtec already today?

Yes: Zyrtec is foee the allergy only will dry your mucosas. By taking Mucinex (guaifenesin) will help loose the secretions. Do not forget to drink plenty of water. ...Read more

Mucinex (Definition)

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Dr. Robert Cloutier
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Guaifenesin (Definition)

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