Guaifenesin (pronounced /ɡwaɪˈfɛnɨsɪn/) (INN) or guaiphenesin (former BAN), also glyceryl guaiacolate,1 is an expectorant drug sold over the counter and usually taken by mouth to assist the bringing up (“expectoration”) of phlegm from the airways in acute respiratory tract infections.


Guaifenesin Discussions

  1. link Speedingnat
    Speedingnat- over a year ago - in Guaifenesin
  2. link Cutelildeadbear
    Guaifenesin sinus congestion, chest congestion, sinus pain, cold person, sinuses
    It makes me feel hot and I'm always a cold person. Not too overheated, but definitely hotter than usual. It came on 1 hour after taking the Guaifenesi - 76% more...
    Cutelildeadbear- over a year ago - in Guaifenesin
  3. link Bebegirl123
    Guaifenesin bronchitus, sinuses, bathroom sink, mucus, faucet
    Not only did it thin the mucus in my chest from bronchitis, it also made a ton of "water" drip from my nose all day yesterday. It seemed to - 68% more...
    Bebegirl123- over a year ago - in Guaifenesin
  4. link Jcobuluis
    Allergy question?
    Is there sudoephedrine in Guaifenesin
    Jcobuluis- over a year ago - in Guaifenesin
  5. link Oldbuthappy
    Guaifenesin trouble urinating, bladder, 1a
    I am a 74 year old male. When I take 1a 600 mg Mucinex tablet. I have trouble urinating for about 24 hours and my bladder feels irritated
    Oldbuthappy- over a year ago - in Guaifenesin
  6. link Cmccaugh
    Guaifenesin robitussin cf, sharp stomach pains, otc medication, intense desire, robitussin
    When my wife takes an OTC medication containing guaifenesin, she experiences sharp stomach pains that almost totally incapacitate her for a number of - 71% more...
    Cmccaugh- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Guaifenesin
  7. link Nman
    Can guaifenesin cause insomnia?
    Nman- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Guaifenesin
  8. link Juliegale
    has anyone experienced blurry vision while taking Guaifenesin?
    Since starting to take Guaifenesin for standard congestion/allergic rhinitis, my vision has been blurry, and I'm having trouble switching from near to - 59% more...
    Juliegale- over a year ago - in Guaifenesin
  9. link Theartfuldodger
    Availability of Extended Release Guaifenesin in the UK
    Does anyone know if the Extended Release capsule or tablet form of Guaifenesin isa available in the UK?
    Theartfuldodger- over a year ago - in Guaifenesin
  10. link Tracyvision
    Guaifenesin contact dermatitis, cough syrup, pink, guai, hives
    I was taking an over the counter guaifenesin-based cough syrup twice a day (150mg each dose) for approximately 10 days in an attempt to make my cough - 82% more...
    Tracyvision- over a year ago - in Guaifenesin
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