Guaifenesin Non-prescription in Your Practice

Summary

Upon completion of this continuing education program participants will be better able to:

  • Describe how guaifenesin works as a mucoactive agent to relieve congestion associated with common colds and upper respiratory tract infections;
  • Review the approved indications for guaifenesin and the clinical efficacy of the drug, supported by the literature, in other conditions;
  • Determine the dosage best suited for individuals experiencing cough and congestion from the common cold and flu;
  • Discuss the use of combination products for temporary relief from chest, nasal and sinus congestion, headache, sore throat, and minor aches and pains.