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Is hydromet more effective than promethazine w/cod 4 promoting sleep w/o coughing? bad cough with the flu.asked 4 hydro in er but they gave me prom...

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Dr. Janice Alexander
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
Both may work: Promethazine is less addictive.
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