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what kind of cough syrup do i need

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
30 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Do Not Use: Sizzurp is a slang name for a mixture containing one or more cough medicines, usually Codeine and often Promethazine mixed with soft drinks and other ... Read More

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Dr. George Mathew
58 years experience Cardiology
Use antihistamines: May use antihistamines without a decongestant!
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probably ok: You will need to watch for drowsiness when taking several types of cold medications. Zyrtec (cetirizine) itself may cause drowsiness in around 10% of ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
35 years experience Pediatrics
None.: Honey is a better cough medicine than any packaged cough medicine.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Maybe: Some cough syrups contain Codeine which is a type of narcotic. These are by prescription only and should be used only under the direction of your phy ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Guaifesin: Guaifesin based cough medicines are good, but in reality they are about the same.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
Get Help: Why would you want to ask us about 'getting high' from drugs.Sounds like you need therapy for dangerous impulses.Get help.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Search Internet: I am not familiar with that specific brand but you can always search the internet. Better yet, check w/your local pharmacies to see which one keeps it ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Codeine cough syrup: Because codeine is a narcotic, it is considered controlled. You will need a prescription from a provider to get this medicine. It does work great fo ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
60 years experience Family Medicine
Natural cough syrup: Honey and herb tea. Do not give babies under one year of age honey. After one year of age honey is a natural ingredient.

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