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What is guaifenex?

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What is guaifenex?

Guaiafenesin: An otc expectorant drug - usually taken orally to assist the bringing up (expectoration) of phlegm from the airways. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Humibid DM (guaifenesin and dextromethorphan) allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Humibid DM (guaifenesin and dextromethorphan) allergy?

Medications: guaifenesin is an expectorant (helps your body be able to get rid of mucous) and dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant. Neither of these ingredients specifically addresses allergy. ...Read more

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What is delsym (dextromethorphan) used for?

What is delsym (dextromethorphan) used for?

Cough: The active ingredient is dextromethorphan which is the same medication present in most over the counter cough preparations. It simply suppresses the cough reflex. ...Read more

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Hello doc, what is the difference between codeine and codeine hydrocloride? Thank you.

Hello doc, what is the difference between codeine and codeine hydrocloride? Thank you.

Drug difference: Codiene hydrochloride is a salt of codiene has different solubility qualities.Their action are the same. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Delsym (dextromethorphan) overdose?

What is the definition or description of: Delsym (dextromethorphan) overdose?

Delsym overdose: Delsym (dextromethorphan) is a cough medicine. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: http://www.webmd.com/drugs/2/drug-13570/delsym-oral/details ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Delsym (dextromethorphan) allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Delsym (dextromethorphan) allergy?

Delsym allergy: Delsym (dextromethorphan) is used in the treatment of non-productive coughs. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse reactions see: https://www.drugs.com/cdi/delsym-extended-release-liquid.html ...Read more

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What is the genotype AC negative means?

What is the genotype AC negative means?

Need more info: To understand your question, we need to know what the test was for. If it was for blood typing, this could mean that you are type A positive and rhesus C negative, which isn't nearly as important as the usual Rh negative, referring to rhesus D negative. ...Read more

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What is dexibuprofen?

What is dexibuprofen?

An NSAID: This is a form of Ibuprofen and therefore is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory med. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Benylin (dextromethorphan) allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Benylin (dextromethorphan) allergy?

Dextromethorphan: is a medication used as a cough suppressant in various cough/cold preparations. Allergy is the immune system's over-reaction to various stimuli(antigens), and can occur with any drug, usually with very low probability. Allergic reaction can range in severity from mild(hives) to life-threatening(anaphylaxis). ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Mucinex (guaifenesin) allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Mucinex (guaifenesin) allergy?

Mucinex allergy: Mucinex (guaifenesin) is used to treat cough & loosen mucus. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: https://www.drugs.com/mucinex.html ...Read more

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I got pneumonia and doctor prescribed me robitussin ac but not working much. Is it ok if I switched to Robitussin Dm (guaifenesin and dextromethorphan). What is the difference in dm n a?

I got pneumonia and doctor prescribed me robitussin ac but not working much. Is it ok if I switched to Robitussin Dm (guaifenesin and dextromethorphan). What is the difference in dm n a?

DM has: dextromethorphan which is a cough suppressant. AC just means there is codeine included, a narcotic suppressant. Pneumonia needs to be treated with antibiotics and expectorant, along with anti-inflammatory medicines. You can take the DM but it is unlikely to be more effective than with codeine. You can try a formulation with Hydrocodone like Tussionex or TussiCaps. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for Robitussin (guaifenesin) overdose?

What is the treatment for Robitussin (guaifenesin) overdose?

Dextromehorphan OD: Possible treatment for a dextromehorphan overdose includes intravenous fluids, use of activated charcoal, gastric lavage, a narcotic antagonist & respiratory support. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: mucinex (guaifenesin)?

Mucinex (guaifenesin) definition: Mucinex is the brand name for the generic drug guaifenesin. It is used as an expectorant agent (used to cut the thickness/viscosity of mucus secretions created by the sinuses, pharynx, larynx, trachea and bronchi by actually increasing the amount of respiratory tract fluid). It is a very safe over-the-counter medication with infrequent side effects www.Mainlineent.Com. ...Read more

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Does Cheratussin AC have codeine?

AC = Codeine : Never use this medication without a proper doctor's prescription. ...Read more