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Condition: Cough
2/7/2010 3:54:35 AM

Reviewer: 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:
I have never used this medication before and hope to never again. It has had 0 effectiveness in taming my cough due to bronchitis. Haven't slept for 4 nights

Condition: Cough
2/3/2010 3:40:25 PM

Reviewer: huskersbass01, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My son took this medication before going to school. As he sat down for class he felt very dizzy and all he saw was black for a few seconds,but enough for him to feel scared.

Condition: Cough
1/30/2010 2:36:06 PM

Reviewer: artstan, 75 or over Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have had a cronic cough for over 20 years & have trid all kinds of over the counter products. This silanced my cough about 85%. Side effects>> mild headaches.

Condition: Cough
1/24/2010 5:15:07 PM

Reviewer: Tracy, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After having the flu and then bronchitis, this medication was the only thing that stopped a horrible cough. Every time I tried talking, I would end up with a cough spell. It did make me drowsy the first couple of days, but that has passed and this has been wonderful being able to stop coughing.

Condition: Cough
1/17/2010 11:22:44 AM

Reviewer: Weezie, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've had an upper respiratory infection for two weeks now. The coughing spells, which were worse at night while I was trying to sleep, could last for hours. Over the counter cough syrups would work at night but would leave me feeling drowsy the next day. Doc prescribed Benzonatate 200 mg caps. I take one cap twice a day & haven't experienced a coughing spell since being on this med. ... Show Full Comment

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