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A 27-year-old female asked:

Is 2 teaspoons of hydromet every 4-6 hours too much ?

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Dr. Sathish Philip
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Hydromet safe dose: The recommended dose of the cough syrup is 5 milliliters or 1 teaspoon every four to six hours, no more than 30 milliliters or 6 teaspoons in a 24 hour period.
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