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Does glaucoma patient take Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm for a cold?

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Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine
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In brief: Mucinex (guaifenesin) has

Pseudo Ephedrine in it which can cause a narrow angle glaucoma episode.
If the type a glaucoma is not narrow angle then Mucinex (guaifenesin) is ok to use.

In brief: Mucinex (guaifenesin) has

Pseudo Ephedrine in it which can cause a narrow angle glaucoma episode.
If the type a glaucoma is not narrow angle then Mucinex (guaifenesin) is ok to use.
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