Guaifenesin codeine

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Avatar f tn Has anyone ever gotten guaifenesin with codeine prescribe. Want to know feed back on it I'm 12+4 days. Help please trying to get rid of this plhuem I had still. But kinda un sure.
Avatar n tn But then she also took (the correct dose) 10 mg of a prescription medicine Guaifenesin-Codeine syrup (generic for Robitussin AC syrup). It doesn't state on the label the quantity of Guaifenesin mg in the 5mL dose. How much is too much Guaifenesin?
Avatar f tn Has anyone ever gotten guaifenesin with codeine prescribe to you. Need feed back on it.
1131217 tn?1260294831 i got the meds to clear up the sinus infection which is fine and just an antibiotic but she prescribed me cough syrup with codeine to help ease the cough which is causing my ribs to just throb non stop. i have read on here addictions to codeine...i am nervous to take it but actually really need it. anyone know about this cough syrup with codeine??? am i putting myself in danger??? any advice would be helpful...i have not taken it yet.
Avatar n tn Mucolytic medication that thin mucus, such as guaifenesin and potassium iodide are probably not harmful, but studies have not confirmed the effectiveness or value. Guaifenesin may also have some cough suppressant activity, but not to the extent that it might compromise a useful, productive cough. Those medications that induce sleep or contain cough suppressants, such as antitussives, narcotics including codeine, and antihistamines should be avoided.
Avatar n tn Am taking 600mg of guaifenesin in tablet form (over the counter) 3 x a day, herbal teas, humidified bedroom...but it seems worse, especially starting at 2am. Tried sleeping sitting up and that is better but not good enough. Used a personal steamer with a disk of menthol for 15 minutes yesterday evening. I'm fine while breathing steam, but not at other times. Is there no relief from the cough?
Avatar n tn drink plenty of fluids, if you feel worse go to the doc I just got over it and they gave me Azithromycin and codeine cough med..
379053 tn?1199547544 A majority of patients in the amitriptyline group achieved a complete response on the initial dose of 10 mg. None of the codeine/guaifenesin group achieved a complete response. The data were analyzed using a logistic regression model, and amitriptyline was found to be a highly significant predictor of a greater than 50% response when compared with codeine/guaifenesin (P = .0007). The same data were analyzed using a proportional odds model and similar results were noted.
Avatar f tn Cheratussin AC Generic Name: codeine and guaifenesin (KO deen and gwye FEN a sin) Brand Names: Bitex Liquid, Brontex, Cheracol with Codeine, Cheratussin AC, Codafen, Glydeine, Guaiatussin AC, Guaifen AC, Guaifen-C, Guaifenesin AC Liquid, Guiatuss AC, Guiatussin with Codeine, Halotussin AC, Iophen-C NR, Mytussin AC, Robichem AC, Robitussin-AC, Romilar AC
1958049 tn?1325097606 It helps loosen mucus congestion in your chest and throat, making it easier to cough out through your mouth.The combination of codeine and guaifenesin is used to treat cough and to reduce chest congestion caused by upper respiratory infections or the common cold.
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Avatar n tn Cough due to viral upper respiratory tract infection may be relieved with the combination of guaifenesin and codeine, but not always. The main issue with the opioids such as morphine, diamorphine and codeine is that any potentially effective dose is usually associated with physical dependence, respiratory depression and gastrointestinal colic. Other drugs have been tried.
Avatar f tn So the dic put me on Symbicort inhaler 2 x a day for a month to start and a 15-day course of tapering Prednisone along with some cough syrup (guaifenesin and a little codeine) but only about three days worth of the syrup. None of it is really suppressing this cough. First couple of days I had a slight amount of blood in the urine from the prednisone. I guess I was dehydrated...and I do take a diuretic daily.
79998 tn?1291188201 just took a prescription to a bad cough I had with codeine Codeine antitussive cough Codeine phosphate Codeine phosphate (bulk) Codeine phosphate soluble Codeine sulfate Codeine-brompheniramine-ppa Codeine-butalbital-asa-caff Codeine-guaifenesin Codeine-phenylprop-guaifenesin Codeine-pseudoephedrine-cpm Codeine-pyrilamine in it to start the whole vicious cycle again, worse than before. Now been using 2-5 bags of herion a day IV...
Avatar n tn Fluids; humidifier; cough drops; antihistamines; guaifenesin with or without codeine; hydrocodone syrup For Anemia try: Epoetin; Riba dose reduction or discontinuation For Neutropenia try: G-CSF; PEG dose reduction; Tx discontinuation For Depression try: Antidepressants (tailor to patient); fluoxetine for obsessions, severe depression, and less compliant patients; paroxetine for depression manifested as rage; sertraline if no energy and affect; mirtazapine if no appetite; citalopram is one o
Avatar n tn i looked it up on google, and it is a combination of these two things: "Codeine is a narcotic analgesic (pain reliever) derived from opium. It is used alone and in combination products to treat mild to moderate pain and as a cough suppressant. Guaifenesin is a drug that reduces the thickness and stickiness of mucus. It is used for short-term relief of dry, nonproductive cough and mucus in the breathing passages.
Avatar n tn (and, yes, I know the gall bladder is no longer there - I'm just describing what it feels like) whenever I have to take any kind of narcotic or antimotility drug. i.e., Lomotil, demerol, codeine, morphine - you name it. This is a serious problem because doctors don't seem to understand it and just stare at me incredulously. In fact, one jerk of an ENT in this major SW city told me to "just take more" when I told him that the narcotic pain killers would cause severe pain.
Avatar n tn ) Anyway, does anyone know anything about the cough syrup Guaifenesin w/ codeine? How much codeine does it have in it? It doesnt say on the bottle. Any comments would be appreciated.
Avatar f tn Meds, I take valium 5mg once or twice a day, depending how I feel. Beside that, I take Tylenol with codeine each day for my headache. Which someone can find an answer for all of us. I will keep trying to find an answer to this and I WILL. When I do, will let you know. Good luck to all.