Homeopathic Cough Products

Hacking up a lung? Some sufferers soothe symptoms with homeopathic cough products. Homeopathic products contain smaller amounts of a highly diluted active ingredient—one that's typically plant- or mineral-based. Other homeopathic products include those for cold and flu. Not sure about homeopathic medicine? Check out cough suppressants.

Product Name Percent of Pharmacists' Votes
Hyland's Cough Syrup 84.0%
Boiron Chestal 15.0%

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Cough Suppressants

Cough suppressants block—or suppress—the cough reflex. Generally, coughing is a healthy way to clear the airways of mucus, so cough suppressants should only be used for dry, hacking coughs. If you think you need to thin your mucus to more easily expel it, look into expectorants.

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