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Antitussive with Expectorants: Oral syrup

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What is this medicine?

DEXTROMETHORPHAN; GUAIFENESIN (dex troe meth OR fan; gwye FEN e sin) is a combination of a cough suppressant and expectorant. It is used for the temporary relief of coughs. This medicine is also used to loosen mucus.


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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Antitussive with Expectorants: Oral syrup
Usage by Gender
59.92%
40.08%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
42.8%
12.84%
22.18%
22.18%
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