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How to tell if I overdosed on dimetapp type of cold meds?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience in Pediatrics
Dimetapp overdose: Call poison control center - 1-800-222-1222 if necessary. Dimetapp contains an antihistamine and decongestants. Oding on it can cause marked either drowsiness or sleeplessness, irritability, dryness of the mouth, elevated blood pressure, headache, etc.
Answered on Mar 22, 2015

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