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User Reviews for Robitussin-AC

Robitussin-AC has an average rating of 7.3 out of 10 from a total of 14 ratings on Drugs.com. 67% of reviewers reported a positive experience, while 25% reported a negative experience.

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Cough  
7.3
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Reviews for Robitussin-AC

Anonymous · Taken for less than 1 month · November 1, 2012

For Cough "Works great! Quiets a hacking cough, no matter how bad. Works the best & when other products don't work. Does cause drowsiness though but that's not bad if it's night time or you're convalescing at home anyway from being sick. Great stuff!"

9 / 10
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Anonymous · March 22, 2010

For Cough "Great Medicine.I Coughed so much that the dr said I have bruised my ribs..very painful,this stuff is the best when you are having severe constant coughing it will give you relief and let you rest.wat better than the otc cough syrups."

10 / 10
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awareone1 · November 19, 2007

For Cough "This medication should be taken exactly as the labeling indicates... impressive relief of symtomatic coughs! Finally got a good nights sleep, which did as much to reilieve my condition as anything. Great."

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KstarB · September 13, 2015

For Cough "Amazing product! I hope this isn't TMI but I was feeling quite sick as "cold" was sitting on my chest and had a lot of mucus that wasn't coming up, took this medicine and it really does help produce a more productive cough and less frequent, which meant I could clear my throat of mucus & wasn't coughing quite as much. Took for a max x2 a day. Felt lots bit better after 1st dose. Cost me around "

10 / 10
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Vaughn.in.VA · December 5, 2016

For Cough "I tried this brand for the first time. My previous option makes me drowsy. Back to the point,the only thing robitussin has done for me is caused gas and random bowel movements. No help in the intended propose."

1 / 10
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bajaeljefe · April 4, 2016

For Cough "This is the best working cough syrup. While it doesn't totally eliminate it (which would make it a 10!), it is the best among all of the different cough syrups and pills. I am not a fan of the Benzonatate gel capsules. They do nothing for me."

9 / 10
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Anonymous___ · Taken for less than 1 month · January 13, 2017

For Cough "I tried this for the first time and it kinda worked I am still coughing a little but not as much. I do still kinda taste it in my mouth which is weird but I would use again if it was the only medicine I had but I will be looking for a new medicine."

6 / 10
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Anonymous · January 8, 2020

For Cough "Had a harsh cough that lasted for a week. I purchased this cough syrup and took 20 ml and felt the relief immediately. Not only did my cough ease up but I was able to clear the mucus that was stuck in my chest! Would definitely recommend! I also give the childrens robitussin to my sons"

10 / 10
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hchc9292 · Taken for less than 1 month · April 13, 2022

For Cough "I have had a cough due to a viral infection that has caused post-nasal drip. I have had the post-nasal drip/virus for 2 weeks now. I have coughed so much my chest burns and lungs hurts. I cry every time I cough. I was given benzonatate (pearls) that did not help at all. I then requested something else because I have not been able to sleep at night or function during the day due to the constant and painful coughing. I was given liquid Codeine-Guaifenesin. I have not noticed a difference using this medication at all. I am still coughing just as bad even at night. I am miserable and nothing is helping. The medication does NOT make me sleepy at all either. I have stopped both medications as they are a complete waste to take for me. I still have the itching/irritation in my throat that causes me to cough. Steamy showers/bathroom is the only thing I have found that relieves my coughing for a short period of time."

1 / 10
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felino4624 · January 16, 2015

For Cough "I was coughing constantly and could not sleep. Took other medicines but didn't work that well. Took the medicine and didn't cough again and had a great sleep."

10 / 10
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Anonymous · December 17, 2008

For Cough "Works well but not very pleasant tasting."

10 / 10
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LB1424 · September 30, 2016

For Cough "I have had a negative experience with this product, it has been going on 2 weeks with this horrible cough and I have felt no relief in using Robitussin. It does not work for me what so ever."

3 / 10
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ManiV · January 1, 2017

For Cough "This is an amazing product"

9 / 10
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Anonymous · December 5, 2016

For Cough "I loved it wasn't wasn't drowsy when I woke up Didn't taste bad either"

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