A 43-year-old female asked:
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i am having sinus congestion and coughing spasms that sometimes lead to gagging/vomiting. i just took 2 sudafed, can i take something for coughing?

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Dr. Christiaan Maurer
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Try taking Robitussin-DM but get checked for pertussis.
Answered on Feb 18, 2015
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