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What cold medicines are good and don't affect blood pressure?

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Dr. Yale Kanter
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Cold treatment

Cold medicines without a phenylephrine or Epinephrine derivatives.
However they are present in most products.

In brief: Cold treatment

Cold medicines without a phenylephrine or Epinephrine derivatives.
However they are present in most products.
Dr. Yale Kanter
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Dr. Paige Gutheil
Family Medicine
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In brief: Mucinex (guaifenesin)

As long as you are not allergic, the following are good for most people: discomfort/fever: tylenol (acetaminophen) congestion: Mucinex (plain), nasal saline, Vicks vapor rub, drinking lots of fluids runny nose/sneezing: claritin, allegra, Benadryl cough: Robitussin dm, Mucinex dm, delsym you can often find combo products with the active ingredients of the above if necessary.

In brief: Mucinex (guaifenesin)

As long as you are not allergic, the following are good for most people: discomfort/fever: tylenol (acetaminophen) congestion: Mucinex (plain), nasal saline, Vicks vapor rub, drinking lots of fluids runny nose/sneezing: claritin, allegra, Benadryl cough: Robitussin dm, Mucinex dm, delsym you can often find combo products with the active ingredients of the above if necessary.
Dr. Paige Gutheil
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