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Mucinex vs. Tessalon for Cough

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Mucinex

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Tessalon

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Other Names: Benzonatate   Tessalon Perles
Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 38,503 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 529 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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 Mucinex vs. Tessalon

28 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
your dr, mine also suggested mucinex. Additionally, he...
...yesterday and he prescibed tessalon (sp?) pearls, 200 mg. ...Mine are too. And, like your dr, mine also suggested mucinex. Additionally, he said I could try a saline spray and/or humidifier to...
isn't helping. I also have Tessalon Perls from when I had...
...holding or pillows helps when I cough. It is not a deep, chest cough and I do not have any other symptoms. I do however feel mucous that needs to come out! My hubby went to Walgreens and got m...
is the same as Mucinex but in liquid) Unless the etiology...
...I prefer the plain Robitussin (which is the same as Mucinex but in liquid) Unless ...nothing beats the codeine. Tessalon has an anesthetic effect ...and since it's not prone to abuse some d...
can get a prescription for tessalon pearls. on the one hand...
...can get a prescription for tessalon pearls. on the one hand ...neither bother your throat]. honey lemon tea is also wonderful. gargling with salt water ...stuff in sudafed and mucinex] and t...
for Zithromax and mucinex, but that didn't work. I found...
...a RX for Zithromax and mucinex, but that didn't work. I ...at the hospital and was given a RX called TESSALON. THIS CURED ME!!!! I believe you take it 3 ...speak to your doctor about Tessa...
suppress the tight cough-Tessalon caps. I also use Mucinex...
...spectrum antibiotic (Z-pak Biaxin Levaquin or Avelox) and something to suppress the tight cough-Tessalon caps. I also use Mucinex (or a cheap store brand) and take 1 & 1/2 tabs (600mg) twice...
suppress the tight cough-Tessalon caps. I also use Mucinex...
...spectrum antibiotic (Z-pak Biaxin Levaquin or Avelox) and something to suppress the tight cough-Tessalon caps. I also use Mucinex (or a cheap store brand) and take 1 & 1/2 tabs (600mg) twice...
gave him Amoxicillin, Tessalon and cough syrup made with...
...emergency, they gave him Amoxicillin, Tessalon and cough syrup made with benadryl, maalox, mucinex (generic) and lidocaine (for ...using Theraflu, benadryl and leftover Tessalon from last year (...
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