A 42-year-old member asked:
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which cough syrup should a heart patient take?

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Dr. Jon Spiers
30 years experience Thoracic Surgery
As prescribed : Take the amount prescribed or, if an over the counter remedy, as directed. Always ask your doctor if you have a question. Hope this helps!
Answered on Jan 28, 2015
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