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Condition: Cough
8/29/2008 12:33:32 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medicine loosened up the mucus that was inside my throat/chest. I thought it worked better than the medicine that the doctor prescribed for me to take. I usually experience drowsiness with other medicines but not with Mucinex. The only con is I experienced dry mouth a little. Just drink lots of fluids because it is worth it!

Condition: Cough
8/27/2008 5:28:16 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Seemed to work fine in clearing out the unwanted mucus when I'm sick. I've never experienced any side effects.

Condition: Cough
8/27/2008 3:02:17 PM

Reviewer: Liz, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Effective but : DIZZINESSS, GROGGY, VERY SLEEPY SIDE EFFECTS -- AND LOTS OF DIARRHEA Not mentioned on the box!

Condition: Cough
8/23/2008 1:49:55 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My cough was extremely disturbing and even painful, I couldn't sleep or even carry out a conversation. I took Mucinex, and the relief came within an hour or so, but the dizziness and weakness... oh, wow! I care for a 2-year-old child, and I was completely unable to continue with my day, all I could do was to lay in bed. BE VERY CAREFUL ABOUT THE SIDE EFFECTS! The bottle and the box don't l ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Cough
6/13/2008 9:15:59 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After taking the recommended dose, 2 tablets it loosed the mucus, BUT within 1 hour I had REALLY loose, watery, yellow, uncontrolable bowls!!! Would NEVER take it again.

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