- Brand: FlowtussGeneric: hydrocodone bitartrate and guaifenesin
- Brand: Entex LaGeneric: Guaifenesin and Phenylephrine
- Brand: Entex PseGeneric: Pseudoephedrine and Guaifenesin
- Brand: ObredonGeneric: Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Guaifenesin Oral Solution
- Brand: Pseudovent 400 CapsulesGeneric: Pseudoephedrine HCl Extended-Release and Guaifenesin
- Brand: HycofenixGeneric: Hydrocodone Bitartrate, Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, and Guaifenesin Oral Solution
- Brand: HycotussGeneric: Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Guaifenesin
- Brand: Organidin NRGeneric: Guaifenesin
- Brand: Generic:
- Brand: Guaifenex PSE 60Generic: Guaifenesin Pseudoephedrine Extended-Release Tablets
- Brand: Robitussin AcGeneric: Guaifenesin and Codeine
- Brand: Deconex CapsuleGeneric: Guaifenesin, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride
- Brand: Deconex IR TabletsGeneric: Guaifenesin and Phenylephrine Hcl
- Brand: Deconex DM CapsuleGeneric: Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide, Guaifenesin, Phenylephrine
- Brand: Deconex DMX TabletGeneric: Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide, Guaifenesin, Phenylephrine
Diseases, Conditions, and Procedures
- Cough: 19 Tips on How to Stop a CoughSource: MedicineNet
How can you stop a cough naturally? Learn about 19 tips to stop nighttime and persistent cough. Causes of excessive coughing include prescription medications, allergies, cigarette smoke, heart disease, and infections. Home remedies include natural herbs and supplements like ginger, honey, turmeric, and mint.
- Cold, Flu, Allergy TreatmentsSource: MedicineNet
Get the facts on treatment of the common cold, influenza, and allergy symptoms (headache, fever, sneezing, cough, sore throat) with over-the-counter (OTC) medications.
- Chronic BronchitisSource: MedicineNet
Chronic bronchitis is different from acute bronchitis in that it involves a cough that lasts for at least 3 months, 2 years in a row. Signs and symptoms are cough and sputum production (the most common symptoms), wheezing, shortness of breath, and fatigue.
- Acute BronchitisSource: MedicineNet
Acute bronchitis is a lung condition with symptoms of a persistent cough, sore throat, fatigue, and headache that lasts for about 10 days. Acute bronchitis is contagious and usually isn't treated with antibiotics unless the cause is bacterial. Most people get viral acute bronchitis, which is treated with home remedies and over-the-counter (OTC) medication.
- Flu (Influenza)Source: MedicineNet
Learn about influenza (flu) symptoms, treatment with antiviral drugs, flu shot side effects, and prevention during flu season. Discover when to get the flu vaccine, how long the flu lasts, the contagious period, flu types (influenza A, B, and C), and how it spreads.
- Asthma: Over the Counter TreatmentSource: MedicineNet
Get a list of over-the-counter medications used to treat asthma. Learn about asthma symptoms, and get information about medications containing ephedrine and other active ingredients to treat mild asthma symptoms.
- Chronic Rhinitis and Post-Nasal Drip Source: MedicineNet
Chronic rhinitis (non allergic rhinitis) causes runny nose, sneezing, nasal itching and congestion. Post-nasal drip is drainage of mucus from the sinuses into the throat. Treatment includes over-the-counter (OTC) medications.
- Chronic CoughSource: MedicineNet
Chronic cough in children and adults is a persistent cough. Causes of chronic cough include colds, GERD, bronchitis, drugs, and smoking. Chronic coughs can be dry, wet, or whooping. Other symptoms of a chronic cough are sore throat, heartburn, or a stuffy nose. Treatment for a chronic cough is aimed at the cause. Learn about 5 types, 10 home remedies, and 5 prevention tips.
- What Is Mucus?Source: MedicineNet
Some mucus is normal, but coughing up excess mucus or mucus that is yellow, green, brown, or bloody may indicate a problem. Mucus serves important roles in the human body. Find out what it is and how to get rid of excess nasal mucus with the help of a neti pot.
- Cold and Cough Medicine for Infants and ChildrenSource: MedicineNet
There are several age recommendations in regard the safety of giving infants and children OTC cough and cold medicine. The FDA recommends that they only be used in children age 2 years or older, the AAP recommends that they be used only in children four years of age and older, and the ACCP recommends OTC cold and cough medicine only be given to children 15 years of age and older.
- Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)Source: MedicineNet
Sinus infections (sinusitis) are infections or inflammation of the four sinus cavities. They can be caused by bacteria, viruses, allergies, smoking, and other environmental pollutants. Most sinus infections are not contagious and do not need treatment with antibiotics unless the infection is caused by bacteria or fungi. OTC, natural, and home remedies can help relieve symptoms like sinus headache and pressure. Complications are an infection that spreads to the brain, causing meningitis or brain abscess.
- Upper Respiratory Infection (URI)Source: MedicineNet
Upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs) are contagious infections caused by a variety of bacteria and viruses such as influenza (the flu), strep, rhinoviruses, whooping cough, and diphtheria. Bacterial causes of URIs can be treated and cure with antibiotics but viral infections cannot.
- NosebleedSource: MedicineNet
Nosebleeds are common, and can be caused by trauma, high blood pressure, medications, alcohol or drug abuse, and constant nose picking (especially in children). There are effective ways to stop a nosebleed quickly without medical intervention. Frequent or chronic nosebleeds may need medical evaluation.
- FibromyalgiaSource: MedicineNet
Fibromyalgia symptoms include sleep disturbances, tender points, and fatigue. Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes body-wide muscle pain.
- FDA Stops Unapproved Marketing of Guafenesin DrugSource: FDA
Read about the FDA's action to stop marketing of unapproved timed-release Guaifenesin drug products.