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Is Mucinex advisable for treating a cold?

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Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein

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Posted on Sat, 4 Mar 2017 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: I am using ellipta on a daily basis, is it okay for me to use musinex for treating a cold?
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Answered by Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein 53 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Yes

Detailed Answer:
Hi and welcome.
Well, it can be taken together if both are used in recommended dosage. However,mucinexw should be used when there is a productive cough . It will not help to facilitate recovery from the cold. It acts as expectorant and dissolve mucous that accumulates in lungs. Wish you good health. Regards
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