Triple C

Triple C

[Abbr. of Coricidin Cold and Cough, a trade name]
A colloquial term for an over-the-counter cough medication containing dextromethorphan that, when consumed in large quantities, can cause perceptual alterations and hallucinations. See: dextromethorphan
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The tablets, which are often sold under such street names as Orange Crush, Triple C's, CCC, Red Devils, Skittles and Robo, are also preferred, law enforcement officials note, because they are easier to sell illegally and can be easily ingested in a crowded club where the drug has become a popular alternative to Ecstasy.