Skip to Content

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 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.

See sub-topics

Drug Name DownUp(View by: Brand | Generic) Reviews Ratings DownUp
Benadryl (Pro, More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
2 reviews
   
9.0
Benadryl Allergy (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
0 reviews
   
1.0
Cheratussin AC (More...)
generic name: codeine/guaifenesin class: upper respiratory combinations
23 reviews
   
6.0
Delsym (More...)
generic name: dextromethorphan class: antitussives
24 reviews
   
4.3
Dilaudid (Pro, More...)
generic name: hydromorphone class: narcotic analgesics
1 review
   
9.5
Hycet (Pro, More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/hydrocodone class: narcotic analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
Be the first
Hycodan (Pro, More...)
generic name: homatropine/hydrocodone class: upper respiratory combinations
28 reviews
   
8.8
Hydromet (More...)
generic name: homatropine/hydrocodone class: upper respiratory combinations
19 reviews
   
8.3
Lortab (Pro, More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/hydrocodone class: narcotic analgesic combinations
3 reviews
   
7.8
Mucinex (Pro, More...)
generic name: guaifenesin class: expectorants
15 reviews
   
7.0
Mucinex DM (Pro, More...)
generic name: dextromethorphan/guaifenesin class: upper respiratory combinations
4 reviews
   
7.6
Robitussin Cough + Chest Congestion DM (More...)
generic name: dextromethorphan/guaifenesin class: upper respiratory combinations
2 reviews
   
9.7
Robitussin-AC (More...)
generic name: codeine/guaifenesin class: upper respiratory combinations
5 reviews
   
9.6
Tessalon (Pro, More...)
generic name: benzonatate class: antitussives
13 reviews
   
7.0
Tessalon Perles (More...)
generic name: benzonatate class: antitussives
17 reviews
   
8.3
Tussin DM (Pro, More...)
generic name: dextromethorphan/guaifenesin class: upper respiratory combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
Be the first
Tussionex Pennkinetic (More...)
generic name: chlorpheniramine/hydrocodone class: upper respiratory combinations
66 reviews
   
9.4
Tylenol with Codeine (Pro, More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/codeine class: narcotic analgesic combinations
0 reviews
   
6.5
Tylenol with Codeine #3 (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/codeine class: narcotic analgesic combinations
5 reviews
   
7.6
Tylenol with Codeine #4 (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/codeine class: narcotic analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
Be the first
20 most popular shown. Show all 321...

See 52 generic medications used to treat this condition

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

Learn more about Cough

Synonym(s): Chronic Cough; Cough, chronic

Browse Drugs by Condition

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Hide