API Product   :    Guaifenesin
CEP   :    -
WCC   :    ?
Therapeutic Use    :    Psycholeptics; Cough And Cold Preparations; Muscle Relaxants; Dietetic agents; All Other Therapeutic Products
Psycholeptics; Cough And Cold Preparations; Muscle Relaxants; Dietetic agents; All Other Therapeutic Products
Originator   :    NCI Thesaurus
CAS No.    :    93-14-1
Trade Name.   :    GUIATUSS AC
Molecular Weight   :    198.216 g/mol
Molecular Formula   :    C10H14O4
Guaifenesin is used to treat coughs and congestion caused by the common cold, bronchitis, and other breathing illnesses. This product is usually not used for ongoing cough from smoking or long-term breathing problems (such as chronic bronchitis, emphysema) unless directed by your doctor. Guaifenesin is an expectorant
Guaifenesin, also known as guaiphenesin or glyceryl guaiacolate, is an expectorant medication sold over the counter and usually taken by mouth to assist the bringing up (expectoration) of phlegm from the airways in acute respiratory tract infections.