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Productive Coughs

Productive Coughs | Mucinex®

There’s no way around it: mucus trapped in the respiratory tract has to go somewhere. Often, it comes out thanks to a productive, or “wet” cough.

Cough Medicine Options

Cough Medicine Options | Mucinex®

Thinner mucus is easier to cough up and out of your airway. Certain Mucinex® products contain guaifenesin, an expectorant, which helps to thin and loosen the mucus in your airways and make your coughs more “productive.

The Effects of a Cough or Cold on Your Productivity

The Effects of a Cold on Your Productivity | Mucinex®

Anyone who’s ever soldiered through a miserable cold knows that a stuffy nose, sore throat and itchy palate doesn’t make you feel motivated and productive. 

The Impact of a Cough or Cold on Sleep

The Impact of a Cough or Cold on Sleep | Mucinex®

It can seem like a Catch-22. Rest bolsters recovery from a cough or cold, but the symptoms often interfere with sleep. 

The Science Behind the Common Cold

The Science Behind the Common Cold | Mucinex®

There’s a reason they call it the “common cold” — because most everyone experiences it many times in their lives.