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Mucinex vs. Robitussin DM for Cough

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Mucinex

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Other Names: Mucinex   Cough Suppressant   Mucinex DM
Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 39,231 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
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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
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... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Sita
October 23, 2013
Sita wrote
Mucinex DM couch and chest congestion
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What patients are saying about Mucinex vs. Robitussin DM

185 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
my doc to take Mucinex and it worked wonders.  All of this...
...was told by my doc to take Mucinex and it worked wonders.  All of this for ...and I took Robitussin DM for the cough per my doctor.  I was pretty sick and all those things helped quite a bit.  I...
a bit after treatment ended.    Mucinex (or generic) worked...
Hi GNB! I had the cough from week 2 until a bit after treatment ended.    Mucinex (or generic) worked great to make the ...it got bad I used robitussin DM and that helped more than prescription...
2WW phase.�� I've switched from Mucinex to Robitussin DM.��...
...LP symptoms abound: feeling warm, queasy, sore bbs, crampy, ...(yes, I still have a cough) aren't making for ...the 2WW phase.�� I've switched from Mucinex to Robitussin DM.�� I also got some...
second bad experience w/ Mucinex, will stick to \"Nyquil\"...
...coughing up mucus. Very unpleasant. Will stick to \"Nyquil\" and \"Robitussin DM\" type OTC meds, thank you. After my second bad experience w/ Mucinex, will stick to \"Nyquil\" and \"Robitussin DM\...
and Robitussin DM worked great for me. All OB recommended....
...Mucinex, and Robitussin DM worked great for me. All OB recommended. My sinus rinse bottle helped too -- I...
Mucinex or Robitussin DM are good but I've heard of adverse...
...Can also try an expectorant that will loosen phlegm/mucous. Mucinex or Robitussin DM are good but I've heard of adverse effects from the Mucinex and will strongly...
like Mucinex for the cough. It helps clear all that...
I personally like Mucinex for the cough. It helps clear all that gunk ...a dry cough I use Robitussin DM. Another thing to help with ...in the morning after my coughing attacks. But then afte...
of taking Robitussin DM every 4 hours, although it did help...
...was sick of taking Robitussin DM every 4 hours, although it did help to break up ...my chest some. Tried Mucinex oral tab..one...
benedryl? Robitussin dm worked better for me than the...
...pain!!!!! Have you tried benedryl? Robitussin dm worked better for me than the mucinex. i have been battling th...
I've ever seen is Robitussin DM, but that's only helpful if...
Mucinex Fast Max comes in a ...doesn't seem to have the high sugar content as the ...The only diabetic liquid I've ever seen is Robitussin DM, but that's only helpful if your...
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