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    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of benzonatate oral.

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    Condition: Cough
    4/26/2016 2:02:28 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    For flu like symptoms with major cough this drug has proven ineffective is stopping the cough or even lessening the need to cough. I have been on the drug for 2 days and the cough has not lessened. It is prescribed once every 8 hours but the cough persists the entire time waiting to take the meds in 8 hour timeline while being annoyed by the constant cough.

    Condition: Cough
    4/25/2016 3:18:10 PM

    Reviewer: coughingtoomuch, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was suffering from a bad cough following URI, and this drug does help relieve my cough, I use it mainly during the day and use another med at night but it has definitely helped me.

    Condition: Cough
    4/25/2016 10:24:44 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was prescribed this for bronchitis, been taking for 6 days now and see no difference. For all I know, its a little tablet of water. No help whatsoever.

    Condition: Cough
    4/24/2016 12:15:19 AM

    Reviewer: nunya, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Prescribed to control bronchitis coughing. Was totally ineffective. No noticeable side effects but already being sick they could be lost in the noise. It seems to be hit or miss for some people.

    Condition: Cough
    4/20/2016 9:58:56 AM

    Reviewer: Chancellor Palpatine, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Offered this as alternative for a bad cough with strep throat. Did nothing.

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