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Guaifenesin (Humibid, Humibid LA, Robitussin, Organidin NR, Fenesin, Mucosa, Mucus Relief, Mucus ER, Mucinex) is a expectorant medication used for the treatment of cough due to colds or minor upper respiratory tract infections. Side effects and pregnancy efficacy should be reviewed prior to taking this medication.

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Terms related to guaifenesin:

  • Fenesin
  • Humibid
  • Humibid LA
  • Mucinex
  • Organidin NR
  • Robitussin