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my friend has a head cold and chest congestion. he has g6pd. what otc decongestants are safe for him to take?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
?COPD? : Should c his pulmonary specialist as many have some drugs that may effect the respiratory system.
Answered on Sep 9, 2013

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