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take benzonate and delsym together

A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Compatible: Meds are comparable for cough.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: This should not be a problem.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harvey Schecter
48 years experience Family Medicine
No: Delsym (dextromethorphan) likely worthless. Just stick with the rx.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes, but: Why two cough medicines? if you really have uncontrollable cough, not responding to only one OTC preparation, you better see your doctor, best wishes
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A female asked:
Dr. William Lages
67 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Benzonatate is the active ingredient in Tessalon. It works by numbing the throat and upper respiratory tree.There is no conflict.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
You may: Make sure to stay hydrated so that mucus does not become too thick. You may use steam inhalation to facilitate the expectoration of mucus.
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Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Fine: But whether it works or not is another question.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
M.D. follow up: I would suggest not mixing the medications. If you have a severe cough, a work up to include a screening for Pertussis and Asthma is suggested. A nasa ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: There are no drug interactions.
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey
15 years experience Pharmacology
Yes it is possible.: If your physician had determined that you have the flu/ a bacterial infection, thus the combination of tamiflu (oseltamivir) anitvi (for flu), amoxici ... Read More

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