cough drop

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cough drop

n.
A small, often medicated and sweetened lozenge taken orally to ease coughing or soothe a sore throat.

Patient discussion about cough drop

Q. can you take cough drops while your pregnant

A. there are many kinds of cough syrups/drops/pills. and all of them contains different materials, some have codeine in it and that is not a good choice during pregnancy. but the best thing to do is ask the pharmacist that sells the medicine. their job is to know those things. you can also read the pamphlet that comes with the medicine.

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I don't have any income so I have got to consider any offers but, no, there has been no deal from cough sweets or cough medicine.
Items such as cough sweets, paracetamol and nasal decongestant products are often the best treatment for common winter ailments.
Alongside the new novelty sweets, Sela is still churning out thousands of traditional cough sweets.
Unlike those who only sold patent medicines, they seldom offered reduced prices and stood gloomily by their stalls, mournful beside their sil-ver-wrapped cough sweets, or the strong, smelly, liniment rubs, applicable, they said, to both animals and humans.
Cadbury said Dairy Milk's global sales rose by 11% in the year, while sales of Halls cough sweets grew by 9% and chewing gum brand Trident added 11%.
The company, which demerged its drinks business earlier this year, has increased its focus on its core brands, including Cadbury Dairy Milk, Trident chewing gum and Halls cough sweets.
Soothes - a popular ingredient in cough sweets and syrups, make your own sore throat buster mixing honey, lemon and hot water.
They have more tunes than a crate of cough sweets and have opened for REM, yet prior to this homecoming show, they played to just 12 people in Brighton.
The US-based Adams brands it bought in late 2003-including Trident, Halls cough sweets and Bubba bubble gum - are now fully integrated into Cadbury and grew by 11 per cent last year.
Cadbury said 9% growth in sales and an even better performance by its Trident gum and Halls cough sweets had contributed to a 7% expansion in its confectionery sales.
There's a woman called Doreen who has made pounds 66 million from cough sweets, which reminds me of the old joke about the alleged sex offender with a tickly cough who is advised by the prosecution counsel to suck a Fisherman's Friend.