Bronchitis (Acute)

Acute bronchitis medications

The following medication(s) may be helpful for individuals with acute bronchitis:

  • Cough suppressants
  • Mucolytics
  • NSAID's and/or acetaminophen
  • Inhaler(s)
  • Antibiotic(s); only if indicated by a suspected or diagnosed bacterial cause
  • Caution: check with a pediatric doctor before use of drugs in young children
Reviewed on 4/30/2014