Dextromethorphan/guaifenesin

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Dextromethorphan/guaifenesin
Combination of
DextromethorphanAntitussive
GuaifenesinExpectorant
Names
Trade namesDayQuil Mucus Control DM
Clinical data
BreastfeedingSafe[1][2]
External links
US NLMDextromethorphan/guaifenesin
Legal
Legal status
  • US: OTC & Rx-only

Dextromethorphan and guaifenesin is a combination medicine. This medication is used by individuals who experience cough and chest congestion due to common cold[3]

Society and culture

Cost

The combination medicine has a cost in the U.S. of $10 (USD) for 1000 ml liquid (20 mg-200 mg/10 mL) [4]

References

  1. "Dextromethorphan". Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed). National Library of Medicine (US). 2006. Retrieved 20 April 2021.
  2. "Guaifenesin". Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed). National Library of Medicine (US). 2006. Retrieved 20 April 2021.
  3. "Dextromethorphan and guaifenesin Uses, Side Effects & Warnings". Drugs.com. Retrieved 20 April 2021.
  4. "Dextromethorphan/guaifenesin Prices, Coupons & Patient Assistance Programs". Drugs.com. Retrieved 20 April 2021.