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Alka Seltzer vs Mucinex

Alka Seltzer
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Mucinex
Other name: Alka Seltzer Gold (Alka Seltzer Gold)
Other name: Robitussin (Robitussin)
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Alka-Seltzer is an effervescent antacid and pain reliever first marketed by the Miles Laboratories. It was developed by company chemist Maurice Treneer in Elkhart Indiana. Alka-Seltzer is marketed for relief of minor aches, pains, inflammation, fever, he...
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Dextromethorphan (DXM or DM) is an antitussive (cough suppressant) drug. It is one of the active ingredients in many Over-the-counter drug common cold and cough medicines, such as Robitussin, NyQuil, Dimetapp, Vicks, Coricidin, Delsym, and ot...
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About Alka Seltzer
Alka-Seltzer is an effervescent antacid and pain reliever first marketed by the Miles Laboratories. It was developed by company chemist Maurice Treneer in Elkhart Indiana. Alka-Seltzer is marketed for relief of minor aches, pains, inflammation, fever, he...
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Dextromethorphan (DXM or DM) is an antitussive (cough suppressant) drug. It is one of the active ingredients in many Over-the-counter drug common cold and cough medicines, such as Robitussin, NyQuil, Dimetapp, Vicks, Coricidin, Delsym, and ot...
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works well for me and doesn't bother me. I can also...
" Mucinex works well for me and doesn't bother me. I can also use Alka-Seltzer products, like cough and cold...no... "

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the best for colds and for chest congestion, I take Mucinex
" ...long time ago. I take Alka Seltzer Cold Medicine. It seems to work the best for colds and for chest congestion, I take Mucinex... "

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cold daytime, and if it's just the gunk, I'll take mucinex
" ...I'm a huge fan of Alka-Seltzer - so, if I take alka-seltzer cold daytime, and if ...just the gunk, I'll... "

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Alka Seltzer Cold, Cough and SEVERE Mucus worked wonders...
" I am just getting over a cold with nasty sinus symptoms. I'm super sensitive to Mucinex (makes me dizzy), but I found that Alka Seltzer Cold, Cough and SEVERE Mucus worked wonders. If... "

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out anything added to it, just the guiafenesin. I do u...
" ...I do like plain old Mucinex without anything added to it, just the guiafenesin. I ...makes me worse. Never tried Alka Seltzer Cold & Sinus Sandi - probably because I associate Alka Seltzer with... "

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was ok to take alka seltzer cold/flu or mucinex the regular...
" I currently have a cold thanx to a niece uuuggghhhh I called LC she told me it was ok to take alka seltzer cold/flu or mucinex the regular one she also... "

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me it did. I took mucinex and Alka seltzer and it helped...
" Mucinex as already stated and I ...What really helped me was Alka seltzer plus cold med. If you can ...me it did. I took mucinex and Alka seltzer and it helped alot. Now for getting around... "

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always my go-to before surgery. It works wonderfully but...
" ...And it's bronchitis! Darn it! Mucinex was always my go-to before surgery. It works wonderfully but I can't ...a children's liquid but I was too sick to figure out the ...so I just bought the Alka-Seltzer... "

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I started taking Mucinex for almost a week. It started gi...
" ...a cold so I took alka seltzer cold plus day & night ...it up so I started taking Mucinex for almost a week. It started giving me side effects of diarrhea so I stopped taking it and the mucus cleared up a... "

I'm currently using Alka Seltzer gel caps for Cold...
" ...specific symptoms. I'm currently using Alka Seltzer gel caps for Cold & Cough. Mucinex products are great -- they... "

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