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A 19-year-old female asked:

Can i smoke cigarettes while on tessalon perles (benzonatate)?

3 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tso Chen
Dr. Tso Chenanswered
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: But if you are having coughing spells, why do you want to make yourself feeling worse by smoking again?
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 57 years experience
STOP smoking forever
Jun 8, 2014
Dr. Ali Saberi
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes, but: Not the wisest thing to do because your taking tessalon pearls for cough, and cigarettes only irritate u'r throat more which causes more cough.
Dr. Adil Roomi
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
No: No you should never smoke

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