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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Tessalon Perles oral.

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Condition: Cough
3/28/2015 7:27:01 PM

Reviewer: Jo, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Have sinusitis and bronchitis...Tessalon works fairly well for about 4 hrs except it does nothing for my drippy nose and mucous in my throat. After 4 hours (when I take at night) the effectiveness is gone, and I am still wide awake. I wish it would make me drowsy, but it does not! I get to sleep around 3 a.m. I won't be taking it again.

Condition: Cough
3/24/2015 3:51:01 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Cough
3/21/2015 1:18:32 PM

Reviewer: bbrown45822, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Did not suppress my cough, at all, that I could tell.

Condition: Cough
3/18/2015 11:10:06 AM

Reviewer: scarlettfever, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I got no relief at all with this medication for my cough. I had better success with Musinex.

Condition: Cough
2/19/2015 7:52:29 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Terrible, painful cough with the flu and chronic bronchitis. This helped to relieve my cough so i could finally sleep. I never took it before because I didn't think it would work. I'm glad I was wrong! Fyi, My pharmacist told me to drink plenty of fluids or it wouldn't help.

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