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A female asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience in Internal Medicine
NO INTERACTIONS: No documented interactions. Monitor your response to adding Cough syrup.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
PRN: Your cough syrup is to treat symptoms only. It is not curing or treating the cough. It is to be taken only when needed. It is not designed to be take ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Which one?: Which cough syrup are you taking? Ask again and clarify.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Do not give.: There are many studies showing that over-the-counter cough medicines do not work for children, and in fact, many can cause side effects in some kids. ... Read More
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
No problem: She might be bit drowsy, or the opposite, you may want to skip the next dose of bromfed, (brompheniramine) continue the other as scheduled
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A male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Call poison control: How many doses did you give? Best to call your doc or area poison control. You do not give your country. Here is a list of poison control centres wo ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
No harm done: He may be a little sleepy, but otherwise ok.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Reconsider: Bromfed dm contains several ingredients including brompheniramine (an older antihistamine), sudafed (a decongestant) and dm (dextramethorphan-- a coug ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Colds toddler: No cough or cold medications for that age are recommended so try a cool mist humidifier , 2.5 ml buckwheat honey once a day, 2.5 ml of Vicks vapor rub ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lokesh Guglani
20 years experience in Pediatric Pulmonology
Cough: It would be preferable to give ventolin for acute relief of symptoms & to continue beclazone as a controller medication. If there are any signs of res ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryant Cary
7 years experience in Pharmacology
Legal ; required: Yes. In many states, you must be 18 to purchase an otc product that contains dextromethorphan, a common ingredient in many cough syrups. Google robo-t ... Read More
A 10-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Likely a non issue : The OTC medications you have mentioned do not contain any of the compounds you have listed as allergenic to your son. That being said, they may contai ... Read More
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A 6-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Bromfed (brompheniramine): Bromfed is a multi - symptom cold medication indicated for children aged 2 years and older. Since it contains an antihistamine, it should not be used ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joram Seggev
Specializes in Allergy and Immunology
Yes, you can: There is no contra-indication to continue to treat your son with ritalin, (methylphenidate) if he has been on the drug. If he has not taken the drug ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
You should prob.not: take those two together. bupropion hcl oral and dextromethorphan hbr oral bupropion hcl oral will increase the level or effect of dextromethorphan hb ... Read More
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A 12-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Not to worry: The extra amount will easily be taken care of by your son's body. Simply continue with the recommended dose and don't worry.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
No: According to my source, the correct dose for children ages 6-11 is 1 tsp every 4 hours, not to exceed 6 teaspoons in 24 hours - you're fine! (the 1/2 ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Not recommended for: children under 4 years of age, as no controlled studies have been done, however, it is being used off label. Assuming that the vials are 5 ml, then 2 ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience in General Surgery
Not so much: Just delay his next dose a couple hours, and have him be more careful with dosages. At 100 pounds, he should be fine. Good luck.
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A 12-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heather Silverberg
17 years experience in Pediatrics
See the calculation: Hi Amanda, Take your child's weight in kilograms, multiply it by 12, then divide it by 6. That's how many milligrams of the guaifensin is recommende ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mika Hiramatsu
31 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes but: Yes, however, it can also be used for croup and other respiratory conditions. In a survey in the new england journal of medicine, half of all 3 year ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience in Pediatrics
Cough medicine: Cough/cold medications do not help relieve the symptoms they are meant to take care of. In short, they are useless for children below 6 years old. In ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cristina Carballo
38 years experience in Neonatology
4 mg: 4 mg by mouth twice a day is a usual treatment. Treatment for nausea and vomiting secondary to chemo should be for 5 days only. Longer use should be c ... Read More

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