Some Mucinex warnings include avoiding use of the medication in children under 12 years of age and not taking other cough and cold medicines featuring the same or similar ingredients, notes WebMD. An individual should fo... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Vicks Children's NyQuil and Children's Triaminic are two over-the-counter, brand-name cough syrups that are suitable for children over the age of 6, according to each company's website. Children under the age of 4 should... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Mucinex clears sinuses by clearing and loosening mucus, notes WebMD. This clears congestion of the airways and makes breathing easier. Mucinex does not shorten the length of the common cold, and only provides temporary r... More » Health Medications & Vitamins
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The appropriate dosage for Mucinex DM is one or two tablets every 12 hours for adults and children who are 12 years and older. It should be taken with a full glass of water. The maximum dosage is four tablets in 24 hours... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

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