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Condition: Cough
12/23/2014 4:10:20 PM

Reviewer: 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:
Unlike others, I took this medication for a whole week, giving it time to take effect. It still didn't work. I'm on week 2 of my cough.

Condition: Cough
12/16/2014 10:21:41 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Prescribed dose pretty much doesn't do anything for my nagging cough. Doctors seem to ignore this fact when I tell them that this medicine never seems to work on my cough, yet this seems to be the only thing they prescribe.

Condition: Cough
12/15/2014 3:53:11 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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Condition: Cough
12/6/2014 5:44:56 AM

Reviewer: npbp623, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
First Use: So far I have taken two 200mg doses, 8-hours apart: 8PM and about 5AM. Went to bed at about 11:00PM and was still coughing. Was not able to sleep well - got up several times - finally got out of bed at 5AM - unable to sleep from coughing.

Condition: Cough
12/1/2014 11:25:02 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
just got these pills today took them every 4 hours. It does not seem that they are working for me. I will give them one more day and see what happens. I hope they will make me stop coughing so much. And these pills do not make me drowsy at all.

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