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Claritin D vs. Mucinex for Congestion

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Pseudoephedrine/loratadine (trade names Claritin-D, Clarinase, Clarinase Repetabs) is an orally administered drug combination for the treatment of allergic rhinitis and the common cold. Pseudoephedrine, one of the naturally occurring al... Read more on Wikipedia
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... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Sita
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What patients are saying about Claritin D vs. Mucinex

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without any problems, but it was not Claritin-D.� For...
...you have a tummy ache.� I ...food.� I took Claritin for about 18 months after surgery without any problems, but it was not Claritin-D.� For congestion I use Mucinex.� Decongestants can make...
mucinex and claritin D. I've been sick for like 4 weeks...
...not go away. I'm currently on Cimzia so I know that's ...in it. And have been taking mucinex and claritin D. I've been sick for like 4 weeks ...only one that doesn't is the z pack and i do...
mucinex and claritin D. I've been sick for like 4 weeks...
...not go away. I'm currently on Cimzia so I know that's ...in it. And have been taking mucinex and claritin D. I've been sick for like 4 weeks ...only one that doesn't is the z pack and i do...
know Claritin D and Mucinex will work too but I don't know...
...doesn't contain the pseudoephedrine which is the chemical that suppresses appetite. I know Claritin D and Mucinex will work too but I don't know if those require a script if they...
know Claritin D and Mucinex will work too but I don't know...
...doesn't contain the pseudoephedrine which is the chemical that suppresses appetite. I know Claritin D and Mucinex will work too but I don't know if those require a script if they...
D and Mucinex. Claritin D works well on my puffiness...
...have taken claritin D and Mucinex. Claritin D works well on my puffiness and itching and relieves my congestion a little but ...24 our pill. Mucinex does a better ...histamines but xyzal ju...
inhaler, told to take claritin d, now has swollen gland...
...1 week, given inhaler, told to take claritin d, now has swollen gland under jaw size of golf ball since this morning. has grown since this morning. has taken some mucinex...
I could take Claritin-D last time around but my friend's...
...others won't. I know my Dr said I could take Claritin-D last time around but my friend's Dr said she could use Mucinex...I guess it depends on the Dr and their experiences...
I used to take Claritin D and then I stopped last year...
ME!!! I used to take Claritin D and then I stopped ...I had so I stopped and was just taking Mucinex. Ever since my BFP - I've been miserable with ...I can take regular Claritin, Mucinex and...
agree with Edie, Mucinex is wonderful.  I use the one that...
...Mucinex is ...Mucinex DM.  With my last sinus infection, I learned that most over-the-counter decongestants no longer have \"the good stuff\" (a.k.a. psuphedrine) in them.  Even Sudafed doesn't ...
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