Precautions and Warnings With Guaifenesin
Who Should Not Take Guaifenesin?In general, you should avoid this medication if you are allergic to it or to any of the inactive components used to make it. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients in guaifenesin. Also, be aware that some guaifenesin cough syrups contain alcohol, so people who must avoid alcohol should avoid such products.
Final ThoughtsThere are a number of situations in which guaifenesin should not be taken, as well as several safety concerns people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the specific guaifenesin warnings and precautions that may apply to you.