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    Condition: Cough
    2/27/2019 5:54:53 AM

    Reviewer: Mcgr45, 45-54 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    As of 1/1/2019 Hydromet, Cheritussin, Guaiatussin, and Veritussin, as well as Benzonotate (Tesalon Pearles) are no longer on my BCBSIL formulary. I was told 2 reasons: They are trying to curtail the Opioid Epidemic, 2) Current research has found that Cough Medicine or suppressants do not work. I call BULLSHIT. Why should I have to suffer. They work on me. Be forewarned that this is happening acros ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Cough
    11/9/2018 8:41:33 AM

    Reviewer: Brad, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Every year I get a cough that lasts for weeks. This is the ONLY medication that works almost immediately to suppress my cough. I get a refill every year. The OTC syrups are completely useless.

    Condition: Cough
    3/4/2017 4:49:30 PM

    Reviewer: CAD, 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:
    Works quickly and well. First night's sleep uun a while - zapped my cough. Not hideous tasting either.

    Condition: Cough
    1/28/2017 11:18:27 AM

    Reviewer: jdptulsa, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Usually about two times a year I have bronchitis, which then turns into coughing, making me unable to sleep. If I take Hydromet along with antihistamine and Mucinex I can get through these bouts; but I have to have Hydromet to control the cough. Now that it's a Class II it's more difficult to get.

    Condition: Cough
    12/21/2015 4:30:12 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Screaming headache, threw up after taking it one day. Dr told me this had "codeine" in it, when in fact it's hydrocodone (the active ingredient in Vicodin) BIG difference (one is Sched II, one is Sched IV). Really felt "out of it". It worked great for cough but the side effects are too much. Tastes horrible!!

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