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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Wal-Act oral.

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14 Total User Reviews

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1-4 of 4
Condition: Cold Symptoms
3/6/2012 9:35:55 PM

Reviewer: Perky44, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I can only tolerate one of these tablets at a time. It knocks me out, but when I awake, I feel so incredibly better. It truly dries up the post nasal drip that leads to an annoying cough that brings no rest. I suppose in that regard, the drowsiness it causes is a good thing. I wouldn't take it during the day if you have a job to do. With me, I am sound asleep within 30 minutes of taking it. I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Cold Symptoms
12/28/2010 2:14:54 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This is a great drug to take for a cold or allergies. I would not suggest taking two though, because I did and I fell asleep at work!

Condition: Cold Symptoms
1/20/2010 10:40:17 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Cold Symptoms
2/4/2009 2:13:48 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medication helped me by stopping my post-nasal dripping which was causing me to experience a great deal of coughing. My cough was so persistent that I was unable to sleep; that is, until I took 1 tablet of Wal-Act. Twenty minutes, or so, after taking this medication, my coughing ceased and I was finally able to sleep. Drowsiness does occur with the use of Wal-Act, so it is advisable, at le ... Show Full Comment

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