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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Mucinex DM Oral.

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378 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Cough
9/11/2014 1:25:16 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had congestion and cough left over from bronchitis. I had pulled a rib from coughing so hard and decided to try Mucinex DM. It did stop the need to cough, but from the first dose,(I've taken 3) I experienced waves of nausea, spacey head and hot clammy feeling, followed by diarrhea. I won't be taking it any more.

Condition: Cough
7/25/2014 6:40:43 PM

Reviewer: Will never take again, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I will never take this again. My throat has been swollen ever since and I have had a very difficult time swallowing. I was up all night and sought medical attention from my ENT.

Condition: Cough
6/25/2014 3:02:08 PM

Reviewer: Wiser for the experience, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After one pill, my work was slowed to a crawl, thinking became extremely dull, sleepy, muscle weakness. Three hours later I stood up from my desk and right away felt dizzy, cold, clammy, nauseous, managed to stagger to the bath room and vomited. Immediately felt better, I think because I threw up what was left of the Mucinex DM. There was not even warnings on the package. What if I were driving a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Cough
6/23/2014 2:21:30 PM

Reviewer: Yup24, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My coughing fits have lessened since taking Mucinex DM, however I feel like I am high, drowsy, and have diarrhea. I'll take something else next time I have a cough, not worth it.

Condition: Cough
5/7/2014 2:25:56 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Persistent cough with no mucous being expectorated!!! One pill left me sleepless and jittery, and unable to control terrible and painful coughing fits- with ZERO mucous getting expectorated! I now have SEVERE throat pain, an acute inability to swallow, and painful, uncontrollable fit of wheezing.

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