cough suppressant


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cough suppressant

Medtalk A drug used to control a dry, annoying cough

Cough suppressant

Medicine that stops or prevents coughing.
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Most of the MDMA substitutes, which included caffeine, ephedrine, and aspirin, were relatively harmless, but one of them, the cough suppressant dextromethorphan (DXM), has disturbing psychoactive effects in high doses, impedes the metabolism of MDMA, and blocks perspiration, raising the risk of overheating.
The Company manages a portfolio of branded and generic products and Theobromine, a non-codeine, cough suppressant product candidate in development.
Philo-codeine Linctus is a cough suppressant that you can buy over the counter and works very well for dry coughs, but you would need to check with your dentist first to make sure it wouldn't interfere with any anaesthetic.
If your stuffy nose or cough doesn't seem to be getting better, add an oral decongestant like pseudoephedrine (Sudafed) and a cough suppressant like dextromethorphan, or DM (Robitussin Cough DM).
Entering Phase III trials are a first-in-class cough suppressant, with a clinically-proven efficacy and safety profile, and a small-molecule drug for inflammatory flare, with a clinically-proven safety analgesic profile.
The other two ingredients -- the cough suppressant dextromethorphan and the decongestant phenylephrine -- don't work that well.
A natural cough suppressant, ingesting a tablespoon of honey before bed quiets a congestion-induced cough in children (aged two and up) and adults.
Our oral-solid ion exchange resin benzonatate formulation has been shown to reduce or eliminate the choking hazard associated with this effective non-narcotic cough suppressant," said Alitair President and CEO, William W.
It languished in the labs until 1898 when Bayer pharmaceuticals decided to market the drug as a cough suppressant.
Accord ingly, Bayer christened diacetylmorphine "heroin" and began to market it as a cough suppressant, often advertising it on the same bill as aspirin
Check with a doctor before using a cough suppressant or any other medication advertised to relieve symptoms.
It also contains links to 38 marijuana sites, six Ecstasy sites, and 14 sites dealing with miscellaneous drugs such as the cough suppressant dextromethorphan.