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What is the best cough expectorant? I don't want a cough suppressant because i want to get the mucous out.

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Dr. Louis Cooper
Pediatrics

In brief: Water

Drink clear fuids---such as water, apple juice, pear juice or white grape juice.
These fluids will thin mucus. Milk, orange juice etc will thicken mucus. Showers will help to thin mucus also--2 or 3 a day till better. Saline nasal spray or saline sinus lavage will also help. Feel better.

In brief: Water

Drink clear fuids---such as water, apple juice, pear juice or white grape juice.
These fluids will thin mucus. Milk, orange juice etc will thicken mucus. Showers will help to thin mucus also--2 or 3 a day till better. Saline nasal spray or saline sinus lavage will also help. Feel better.
Dr. Louis Cooper
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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics

In brief: Expectorant

Guaifenesin containg cough medicines work best as expectorants.

In brief: Expectorant

Guaifenesin containg cough medicines work best as expectorants.
Dr. Oscar Novick
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