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cough ( Latin: tussis) is a sudden and often repetitively occurring reflex which helps to clear the large breathing passages fro...
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Common Cough treatments discussed around the web
Tylenol 13,670 Cough Syrup 12,364 Codeine 8,974
1,791,996 conversations around the web about Cough to help you make a decision
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Benadryl
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Robitussin DM
Other name: Unisom (Unisom)
Other name: Mucinex (Mucinex)
7 / 10
Satisfaction
6 / 10
Satisfaction
306,052
Discussions around the web
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2,989
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Allergies
Itching
Hives
Insomnia
Rash
Swelling
Nausea
Anxiety*
Cough
Headaches*
Vomiting
Withdrawal*
Not Sleeping*
Common Cold
Sneezing
Anaphylaxis
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Taken for:
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Cough
Common Cold
Congestion
Flu
Method of use:
Injection, Ointment, Pill
Method of use:
Injection, Ointment, Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Benadryl (diphen) is a brand name allergy medicine marketed over-the-counter drug by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary McNeil Consumer Healthcare. Prior to 2007, Benadryl was marketed by Pfizer. Benadryl was invented by George Rieveschl and first made publicl...
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Robitussin is a line of common cold and cough medicines currently produced by Pfizer. Robitussin is available in various formulations. Robitussin contains an expectorant (Guaifenesin) Robitussin DM adds a cough suppressant (Dextromethorphan) to the exp...
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Top Concerns
Ben
Addiction
7
Sinus Infections
3
Hallucinations
3
Tingling
3
Wheezing
3
Chicken Pox
2
Paranoia
2
Contractions
1
Nightmares
1
Diabetes
1
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Rob
Stomach Issues
6
Addiction
2
Paranoia
2
Contractions
1
Liver Damage
1
Euphoria
1
Serotonin Syndrome
1
Bipolar Disorder
1
Numbness
1
Psychotic
1
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Addiction
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Sinus Infections
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3
0
Hallucinations
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Rob
3
0
Tingling
Ben
Rob
3
0
Wheezing
Ben
Rob
3
0
Chicken Pox
Ben
Rob
2
0
Paranoia
Ben
Rob
2
2
Contractions
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1
1
Nightmares
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Diabetes
Ben
Rob
1
0
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Ben
6
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Addiction
Rob
Ben
2
7
Paranoia
Rob
Ben
2
2
Contractions
Rob
Ben
1
1
Liver Damage
Rob
Ben
1
0
Euphoria
Rob
Ben
1
0
Serotonin Syndrome
Rob
Ben
1
0
Bipolar Disorder
Rob
Ben
1
0
Numbness
Rob
Ben
1
0
Psychotic
Rob
Ben
1
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About Benadryl
Benadryl (diphen) is a brand name allergy medicine marketed over-the-counter drug by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary McNeil Consumer Healthcare. Prior to 2007, Benadryl was marketed by Pfizer. Benadryl was invented by George Rieveschl and first made publicl...
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About Robitussin DM
Robitussin is a line of common cold and cough medicines currently produced by Pfizer. Robitussin is available in various formulations. Robitussin contains an expectorant (Guaifenesin) Robitussin DM adds a cough suppressant (Dextromethorphan) to the exp...
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" ...actually worked pretty well. I also took benadryl with it and got a good nig... "

" ...daughter is realllly congested. The last time, her previous doctor prescribed her Robitussin DM (well, he gave us ...prescribed her Benadryl and Saline Drops? It hasnt been helping her congestio... "

" I feel your pain!!!!! Have you tried benedryl? Robitussin dm worked better for me than the mucinex. i... "

" ...also have a chronic cough due to allergies/sinus problems. When I was in the hospital they gave me Benadryl which helped temporarily. ...the Dr. told me to get Robitussin DM. That really helped,... "

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" ...No problem! I took Robitussin DM ...tried benadryl and it doesn't really help much but with this cold affecting my sleep its affecting my job since i work overnight and have to try to get as muc... "

" ...Dr said to take Robitussin DM and Benedryl. The Benedryl knocked me out and cleared up my sinuses so I could sleep. They both really helped. I also used a humidifier which helped me at night.... "

" ...My dr put me on robitussin dm, Tylenol @ benadryl, also antibiotics... "

" ...weeks ago. I finally gave in and started takign benedryl and Robitussin DM, and today is the frist day I have felt normal in weeks!! Yay!! Baby is now welcome to come! I also peed myself a lot... "

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" ...had a bad cold for a couple ...really sucked. My dr told me I could take Robitussin DM, but it didn't do ...for any pain, and Benadryl helped me s... "

" ...For that you can take Benadryl. I took Robitussin dm when I got my cold didnt... "

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