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Possible side effects include:

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Rash
  • Dizziness
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Expectorants can help deal with the mucus congestion and related symptoms associated with the cold and flu. The same effect can usually be obtained by breathing wet air, either as a cold mist vaporizer or steamy shower.

Guaifenesin is a common expectorant.

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An expectorant decreases the thickness of respiratory secretions (such as mucus) so that they can more easily be coughed up or blown out.

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Expectorants can help deal with the mucus congestion and related symptoms associated with the cold and flu. The same effect can usually be obtained by breathing wet air, either as a cold mist vaporizer or steamy shower.

Guaifenesin is a common expectorant.

... (more)

An expectorant decreases the thickness of respiratory secretions (such as mucus) so that they can more easily be coughed up or blown out.

... (more)