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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvaro Aranda
34 years experience in Pulmonology
Yes: All medications are drugs, meaning active components that has an effect. This medication has Guaifenesin a mucolytic and dextrometorphan a cough sup ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Not that I know of: There is a reason people say something tastes like cough medicine.....The ingredients and many have an alcohol base that just makes them taste yucky. ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Robitussin DM (guaifenesin and dextromethorphan): Cough ; congestion does not contain alcohol. If you check different Robitussin (guaifenesin) products - look on the bottom of the front of the package ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Theraflu contains two of the same ingredients as robitussin- guaifenisin and dextromethorphan and a two hour interval is not an appropriate dosing int ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
38 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: But you need to wait at least 4 hours as they both contain guaifenesin
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Catanzaro
32 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yes: but check the tylenol dosing and do not exceed 2 grams daily
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Vertino
22 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Yes and damage you: Drinking cough syrup is potentially damaging to your brain. It can cause lesions or boring holes called Olney lesions. Don't do it.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience in Pediatrics
Robitusssin: Yes, you can. Make sure that you pour out the right amount of dose and mix it with the preferred flavoring and drink the entire concotion.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Vertino
22 years experience in Clinical Psychology
What to do is stop : Don't do this. The potential damage to your brain is irreversible. Dextromethorphan can cause boring holes known as Olney lesions in your brain. Ba ... Read More
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Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience in Pediatrics
Need age: Tukol D is not recommended for use in children under 12 years old. If your child is 12 or above the correct dose is 2 teaspoons (10 ml) every 4 hours ... Read More

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