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Condition: Cold Symptoms
9/22/2008 1:00:56 PM

Reviewer: Kiri, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This is the only medication that works on my sinuses and prevents a cold from turning into an infection. However, I usually need melatonin if I take the recommended 2 in am and 2 in pm. Generally I take 2 in the am and that's it. Because the pills smell and taste so repugnant I have to pop them with soda so I can't taste them. I usually get somewhat light-headed, minor headaches, and troub ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Cold Symptoms
9/17/2008 8:48:09 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Caused severe sleeplessness. Could not fall asleep for 2 straight nights, when normally fall right off every night.

Condition: Cold Symptoms
6/13/2008 2:47:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Wow. I've been having sold/sinus infection for the past three days. Finally I saw the doctor today and he prescribed Musinex D. I took two tablets at 1 pm. It's 2:45 now and I'm feeling much better. Congestion is gone. I can breath easy. Even the head-ache I was having is gone. This works!

Condition: Cold Symptoms
4/12/2008 1:57:08 PM

Reviewer: Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Years ago, whenever i got a cold it ended up turning into a sinus infection or bronchitis... before this medication was made OTC, i would have to always go to the doctor who would prescribe me the exact formula that Mucinex D contains. Ever since taking this when getting a cold i have avoided bronchitis and sinus infections. The only negative side affect i have incurred is sometimes i have had tro ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Cold Symptoms
11/13/2007 3:06:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been suffering from a cold for some time - this was recommended by my doctor. I can't believe how much more functional I feel! I can breathe much more clearly and don't have the pressure in my head. The only downside I experienced was a fast heartbeat.

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