What is Benylin Expectorant?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs


Benylin® is a brand name for dextromethorphan combined with guaifenesin, an antitussive used for the symptomatic relief of coughs caused by minor viral upper respiratory tract infections or inhaled irritants; most effective for a chronic nonproductive cough.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Benylin Expectorant

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Benylin Expectorant

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Benylin Expectorant


Stopped taking Benylin Expectorant

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 1
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There are no evaluations for Benylin Expectorant.