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Please describe the medication: benzonatate?

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Dr. Michael Dansie
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Cough Medication: Benzonatate is a non-narcotic oral cough suppressant, or antitussive, with effects that last from 6 to 8 hours.
Dr. Alvaro Aranda
Pulmonology 35 years experience
Benzoate: Are the yellowish pearls, this is to suppressed cough. It works at the receptors. Does not causes sedation nor drowsiness.

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