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Cough Medications

Definition of Cough:

A rapid expulsion of air from the lungs typically in order to clear the lung airways of fluids, mucus, or material.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with Cough

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Cough. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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amitriptyline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: tricyclic antidepressants
1 review
   
10
dexbrompheniramine / hydrocodone / phenylephrine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviews
   
10
carbetapentane systemic (More...)
class: antitussives
0 reviews
   
10
hydromorphone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesics
1 review
   
9.7
chlorpheniramine / hydrocodone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
82 reviews
   
9.5
gabapentin systemic (Pro, More...)
class:
2 reviews
   
9.5
dextromethorphan / promethazine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
1 review
   
9.5
codeine / promethazine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
16 reviews
   
9.1
acetaminophen / hydrocodone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesic combinations
16 reviews
   
8.7
homatropine / hydrocodone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
61 reviews
   
8.5
guaifenesin / hydrocodone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
2 reviews
   
8.4
acetaminophen / codeine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesic combinations
8 reviews
   
8.0
codeine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antitussives, narcotic analgesics
2 reviews
   
8.0
guaifenesin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: expectorants
25 reviews
   
7.4
dextromethorphan / guaifenesin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
8 reviews
   
7.1
codeine / guaifenesin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
33 reviews
   
6.7
benzonatate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antitussives
94 reviews
   
6.4
dextromethorphan systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antitussives
37 reviews
   
5.8
diphenhydramine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
3 reviews
   
5.7
acetaminophen / dextromethorphan / doxylamine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviews
   
1.0
acetaminophen / dextromethorphan systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
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glycerin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: laxatives
0 reviewsNot rated
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acetaminophen / guaifenesin systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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dyclonine / menthol topical (More...)
class:
0 reviewsNot rated
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brompheniramine / codeine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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menthol topical (Pro, More...)
class: topical rubefacient
0 reviewsNot rated
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potassium iodide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antithyroid agents, expectorants
0 reviewsNot rated
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guaifenesin / potassium guaiacolsulfonate systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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benzocaine / dextromethorphan systemic (Pro, More...)
class: mouth and throat products
0 reviewsNot rated
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dihydrocodeine / phenylephrine / pyrilamine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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dihydrocodeine / guaifenesin / pseudoephedrine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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chlophedianol / dexbrompheniramine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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acetaminophen / chlorpheniramine / dextromethorphan / phenylephrine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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chlophedianol / guaifenesin systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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acetaminophen / dextromethorphan / phenylephrine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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chlorpheniramine / codeine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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chlorpheniramine / dextromethorphan / methscopolamine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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codeine / pseudoephedrine / pyrilamine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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codeine / pseudoephedrine / triprolidine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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carbetapentane / guaifenesin systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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dihydrocodeine / guaifenesin systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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dextromethorphan / doxylamine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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chlophedianol systemic (More...)
class: antitussives
0 reviewsNot rated
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acetaminophen / dextromethorphan / doxylamine / phenylephrine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
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chlophedianol / triprolidine systemic (More...)
class: upper respiratory combinations
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Alternative treatments for Cough

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Cough. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Cough.

Topics under Cough

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Synonym(s): Chronic Cough; Cough, chronic

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