cough suppressant

cough suppressant

Medtalk A drug used to control a dry, annoying cough

Cough suppressant

Medicine that stops or prevents coughing.
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In her remarks before the committee, Suydam noted that the substance is a safe, effective and nonnarcotic cough suppressant used in over 100 O-T-C cough/cold medications.
is the marketer of Delsym, the only 12-hour extended-release cough suppressant with a single active ingredient (dextromethorphan) that is sold over the counter.
Mucinex DM, which contains an expectorant and cough suppressant, was also launched in 2004.
The lineup, which includes nasal sprays and swabs, was recently expanded again to include Zicam Concentrated Cough Mist, a cough suppressant with a unique micromist delivery system.
To evaluate the effectiveness of these drugs, doctors at the University of Washington conducted a study comparing the cough suppressant activity of dextromethorphan, codeine, and a placebo of cherry syrup.
At the heart of Delsym's success is its status as the only over-the-counter cough suppressant that can deliver 12 hours of relief from one dose.
Does giving a cough suppressant at right help your child (and the rest of the family) really sleep better?
sales force, consolidated our interest in a profitable generics business and established a joint venture to fund the late stage clinical development of our innovative theobromine-based cough suppressant in Europe and the U.
Mucinex DM is indicated as an expectorant and cough suppressant.
By partnering with SEEK, we are able to advance this novel codeine-free natural cough suppressant in a more cost-effective and lower risk regulatory path.
The former is an expectorant and cough suppressant available in 600-mg guaifenesin/30-mg dextromethorphan HBr extended-release tablets, while Mucinex D contains a nasal decongestant.
14th to discuss the abuse potential of Dextromethorphan and the health benefits and risks associated with its use as a cough suppressant.