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When my children cough, they are advised to drink water to help. Is this good?

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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Medications like Robitussin or Mucinex (guaifenesin) help the cough by loosening up the secretions.
You need plenty of fluids in order for it to work correctly.

In brief: Yes

Medications like Robitussin or Mucinex (guaifenesin) help the cough by loosening up the secretions.
You need plenty of fluids in order for it to work correctly.
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