Chest Congestion Medicine to help loosen phlegm and mucus Thins & loosens mucus with active ingredient guaifenesin expectorant Relieves Chest Congestion Mucinex contains a unique bi-layer tablet, one side immediately releases and the other side is an extended release that lasts up to 12 hours Contains 600 mg Guaifenesin expectorant extended-release bi-layer tablets When you’re sick, mucus can be a master of mayhem. But quick, long-lasting chest congestion relief is just a dose away — with Mucinex extended-release bi-layer tablets that start to work fast and last for 12 hours.Directions - Do not crush, chew, or break tablet. Take with a full glass of water. This product can be administered without regard for the timing of meals. Adults and Children 12 Years of Age and Over - 1 to 2 tablets every 12 hours. Do not exceed 4 tablets in 24 hours. Children Under 12 Years of Age- Do not use.
I have used extended release guaifenesin (the active drug in Mucinex) for many years to help with sinus drainage and chronic bronchitis. It really works to clear out the lungs and my MD tells me it helps reduce sinus drainage as well. I stocked up on the prescription form of guaifenesin just before the FDA pulled all extended release guaifenesin from the market except for Mucinex. The reason for this action was somewhat esoteric and it allowed Mucinex to have a monopoly on ..
After using guifenesin for almost a year and a half, my fibromyalgia symptoms are amazingly improved. But you definitely need to follow the protocol correctly or you will be wasting your money. You need the book, "What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Fibromyalgia Fatigue" because it gives the necessary directions.Links are not allowed by Amazon in reviews, but if you do a google search for Dr. St Amand's "fibromyalgia treatment center", you will find all the information you..