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Expectorant vs. Nasal Decongestant for Cough

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Expectorant

OTC
/ 8,143 posts
Other Names: Guaifenesin   Mucinex   Robitussin   Cough Syrup   Tussin

Nasal Decongestant

OTC
/ 3,114 posts
Other Names: Sudafed   Pseudoephedrine   Afrin   Nasal Spray   Mucinex
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 8,143 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 0.5 out of 5
Based on 3,114 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Mucokinetics are a class of drugs which aid in the clearance of mucous from the airways, lungs, bronchi, and Vertebrate trachea. Such drugs can be further categorized by their mechanism of action.* expectorants* mucolytic agents* wetting agents / hypovi... Read more on Wikipedia
decongestant or nasal decongestant is a type of drug that is used to relieve nasal congestion... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Expectorant vs. Nasal Decongestant

69 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
use those OTC Nasal Decongestant Inhalers. Totally...
...at all as an expectorant. Could daily guai use ...you immune to the expectorant benefits of guai? Or ...I also occasionally use those OTC Nasal Decongestant Inhalers. Totally unrelated...
Decongestant\" Its a decongestant....HeHe You...
...60 (guaifenesin/pseudoephedrine) Extended-release Tablets Expectorant/Nasal Decongestant\" Its a...
relief PE - expectorant and nasal decongestant - 1/2008...
...GPE is cvs's chest congestion relief PE - expectorant and nasal decongestant - 1/2008 - 400mg...
relief PE - expectorant and nasal decongestant - 1/2008...
...GPE is cvs's chest congestion relief PE - expectorant and nasal decongestant - 1/2008 - 400mg...
an analgesic, expectorant and nasal decongestant. The info...
...pink tablet imprinted FR14 is acetaminophen 325 mg, guaifenesin 200 ...med combo containing an analgesic, expectorant and nasal decongestant. The info is from th...
expectorant and nasal decongestant. No opiates,...
Your Guaifenesin/Pseudoephedrine HCL - is a combination expectorant and nasal decongestant. No opiates, you can buy it anywhere in the...
decongestant combination used for sinus congestion. It...
...the pills imprinted 44 548 contain aspirin of ibuprofen? Pill imprint 44 ...mg. It is an over-the-counter expectorant and nasal decongestant combination used for sinus congestion. It is describ...
ingredients (an expectorant and a nasal decongestant). Is...
...cabinet, but it has two other active ingredients (an expectorant and a nasal decongestant). Is this safe to take? I had about 50...
an expectorant, nasal decongestant and cough suppressant...
...go for the Robitussin Cough & Cold CF Adult because it's sugar free and alcohol free.  \"combines an expectorant, nasal decongestant and cough suppressant all in one. It relieves frequent coughing...
D which is an expectorant and nasal decongestant. It...
...eustachian tube and have been prescribed various allergy pills and nasal ...of which work. I have had some relief from Mucinex D which is an expectorant and nasal decongestant. It does thin and...
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