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Cold & Allergy vs. Mucinex for Common Cold

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Other Names: Drixoral   Dimetapp   Triaminic   Cold And Allergy

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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... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Sita
October 23, 2013
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Mucinex DM couch and chest congestion
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What patients are saying about Cold & Allergy vs. Mucinex

10 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
use a neti pot & take mucinex & drink LOTS of water. I am...
My response to sinus/cold/allergy issues is to use a neti pot & take mucinex & drink LOTS of water....
DID have me take Mucinex (not the kind with decongestant,...
...forbids me from taking any cold/allergy meds. They cause your ...to help my sniffles, but he ...DID have me take Mucinex (not the kind with decongestant, just plain Mucinex), 600mg twice a da...
I've been taking a 24hr mucinex for an head-cold/allergy...
...remembered I've been taking a 24hr mucinex for an head-cold/allergy flare-up the past...
I have taken mucinex during all 3 of my pregnancies and the...
...the entire time of BF'ing all three of them. It is perfectly ok to take while BF'ing. Nothing to worry about if it's straight mucinex. There are some cold/allergy meds you have to be careful...
Use the plain mucinex, the active ingredient is...
Starstruck:  Use the plain mucinex, the active ingredient is ...D and Mucinex DM have other cold/allergy meds added so you ...idea as when to start the Mucinex. Anyone have any other...
Mucinex, or Tylenol Cold/allergy. Those are my doctors...
Benadryl, Mucinex, or Tylenol Cold/allergy. Those are my doctors recommendation...
Plain sudafed, Mucinex, Robitussin (plain or DM), Triaminic...
...it.) Tylenol cold/sinus, Plain sudafed, Mucinex, Robitussin (plain or DM), Triaminic Orange (cold & all...
going around too!  We did the cold/allergy stuff about 3 or...
There is something else going around too!  We did the cold/allergy stuff about 3 or 4 weeks ago and it ...The first baby that got sick started wheezing so I ...we are on antibiotics and Mucinex...
to death of this cold/allergy thing. It is going on over...
...sick to death of this cold/allergy thing. It is going on ...either Allegra or Zertec and Mucinex and just don't know what ...just read Joan's post about cold/allergy and just felt compelled t...
24 hour & 2 Mucinex (the blue bottle). The Sudafed will...
...Sudafed 24 hour & 2 Mucinex (the blue bottle). The Sudafed ...dry things up and the Mucinex helps get the gunk out ...to take it again. The Mucinex is every 12 hours, so...
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