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Condition: Cough
7/26/2015 8:28:33 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Had a severe dry non productive cough, no temperature, no cold, just nasty cough. This medication has started to work on the cough, after 2 days, but I am really congested and have a bad headache. I am hoping the cough is gone soon, so I can lose this headache.

Condition: Cough
7/23/2015 2:51:04 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am a large tall woman, (6'2", 200#) and had coughing spasms in addition to productive coughs and couldn't eat or sleep. Initial prescribed (normal) dosage had no effect. An initial dose of two pills knocked out the spasms and left productive cough so I can sleep and eat without the marathon coughing spells I couldn't stop.

Condition: Cough
7/21/2015 6:06:42 PM

Reviewer: kay, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
had a cough with sinus infection it works wonderfully, took care of that unproductive cough 5 months later have a terrible post nasal drip 24/7 with unproductive cough again. it worked on that one too. now the cough is productive and no coughing at night

Condition: Cough
7/15/2015 1:45:10 PM

Reviewer: JGrace, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
this is the second time I have been prescribed Tessalon Pearles. I am amazed at how well it kills the cough. Finally got some sleep.

Condition: Cough
7/12/2015 10:44:43 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This hasn't helped my cough at all. Very disappointed.

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