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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Cheratussin AC Oral.

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139 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Cough
4/10/2014 11:19:15 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It helps my cough, but I get very dizzy with this medicine.

Condition: Cough
1/27/2014 12:15:57 AM

Reviewer: Chris W., 19-24 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have to be honest; being a narcotic I thought it was heavy duty and would work great. I was prescribed due to bronchitis, my recommended dosage was 5ml (my doctor said 7.5ml wouldn't hurt) and after taking 7.5ml at once, I still found myself coughing. I wasn't even really tired by it. I feel like it definitely helped suppress the cough after a bit but certainly didn't make it go away ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Cough
1/15/2014 5:49:09 PM

Reviewer: becky, 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:
Shocked by the other reviews. I have coughed for 3 weeks and this is the only thing that has helped so far(just started antibiotics and steroids today). This tastes fine, and has drastically helped my cough.

Condition: Cough
1/7/2014 5:43:15 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
worked great cough stopped let me get rest

Condition: Cough
1/7/2014 4:41:19 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This has to be the worst tasting medicine I have ever had. It literally makes you want to vomit when you take it. Highly suggest mixing it with a cherry syrup or something to mask the taste.

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