How to Use Mucinex?

Answer Mucinex is a medication containing guaifenesin, an expectorant that helps the body get rid of mucous in the airways.  This is the same active ingredient that is found in cough syrup.

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What is in Mucinex DM?

One tablet of Mucinex DM contains 30 mg of the cough suppressant dextromethorphan and 600 mg of the expectorant or congestion loosening agent guaifenesin, according to the official Mucinex website.... Read More »

Does mucinex work?

On One Hand: Mucinex worksMucinex is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to fight congestion by loosening and thinning out mucus. It also relieves chest congestion, allowing you to co... Read More »

Can you take mucinex and amox tr-k clv together?

no when one is pregnant one should avoid taking medicines

Can you take Oxycontin and Mucinex DM together?

yes, you can. one is a narcotic and the other is simply a cough suppressant (which will make you rather dehydrated due to the guafennisen in it) with a sleep-aid in it called diphehydramine. you ll... Read More »