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I have chronic pe's, asthma and now i have bronchitis. my doctor just gave me promethazine dm will it give me the same effects as promethazine ac?

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Dr. Thomas Josa
Allergy and Immunology 39 years experience
No: I hope your bronchitis is being properly treated as an asthma exacerbation. Promethazine AC contains codeine, a narcotic and is generally more effective at suppressing a cough.

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