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What is delsym (dextromethorphan) used for?

What is delsym (dextromethorphan) used for?

Cough: The active ingredient is dextromethorphan which is the same medication present in most over the counter cough preparations. It simply suppresses the cough reflex. ...Read more

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Dextromethorphan (Definition)

Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more


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What is guaifenex?

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What is guaifenex?

Guaiafenesin: An otc expectorant drug - usually taken orally to assist the bringing up (expectoration) of phlegm from the airways. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Delsym (dextromethorphan) overdose?

What is the definition or description of: Delsym (dextromethorphan) overdose?

Delsym overdose: Delsym (dextromethorphan) is a cough medicine. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: http://www.webmd.com/drugs/2/drug-13570/delsym-oral/details ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Humibid DM (guaifenesin and dextromethorphan) allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Humibid DM (guaifenesin and dextromethorphan) allergy?

Medications: guaifenesin is an expectorant (helps your body be able to get rid of mucous) and dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant. Neither of these ingredients specifically addresses allergy. ...Read more

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What is Robitussin (guaifenesin) pe?

What is Robitussin (guaifenesin) pe?

2 medicines: Its a combination of a medicine called Pseudoephedrine which is a decongestant that works by shrinking the blood vessels in the nose and an expectorant ( guaifenesen ) that aims to make mucous easier to cough up. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take acetaminophen, phenylephrine hci, dextromethorphan hbr, and chlorpheniramine while taking concerta and celexa (citalopram)?

Is it okay to take acetaminophen, phenylephrine hci, dextromethorphan hbr, and chlorpheniramine while taking concerta and celexa (citalopram)?

Good Question: Generally speaking, most otcs are ok to take with Concerta and celexa, (citalopram) and certainly you should not stop either of the two to take the otc. But you should use your own experience to help you select any cold or congestion remedy. In particular, you should try to limit/avoid any stimulant-like meds (phenylephrine and sudafed) with adhd meds, esp. If is already combined with an antidepressant. ...Read more

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Is it safe to taje 10mg of amitriptyline with 25mg of doxylamine?

Is it safe to taje 10mg of amitriptyline with 25mg of doxylamine?

Ellavil: Avoid combo w/ doxylamine if pregnancy-related nausea/vomiting use, otherwise caution advised: combo may incr. Risk of CNS depression, anticholinergic and other adverse effects (additive effects). ...Read more

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What is wygesic?

What is wygesic?

Not available: Acetaminophen and propoxyphene. Acetaminophen and Propoxyphene will no longer be available in the U.S. After november 19, 2010. If you are currently using propoxyphene, you should call your doctor to discuss switching to another treatment. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for Robitussin (guaifenesin) overdose?

What is the treatment for Robitussin (guaifenesin) overdose?

Dextromehorphan OD: Possible treatment for a dextromehorphan overdose includes intravenous fluids, use of activated charcoal, gastric lavage, a narcotic antagonist & respiratory support. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 10mg lortab while taking promethaziine vs w/codine?

Is it safe to take  10mg lortab while taking promethaziine vs  w/codine?

Not a good idea.: There is a lot of overlap here. Lortab contains a narcotic. So does Promethazine w/codeine. It is certainly possible to take too much narcotic. Also Promethazine enhances the sedative effect of the narcotic so it may be easy to underestimate the degree of sedation. Not recommended. Take lortab for pain and Promethazine for cough only as prescribed. ...Read more

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What is dextromethorphan hydrobromide used for?

Cough: Is the active ingredient in the "dm" of all syrups & pills. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 4mg of ondansetron odt with 10mg of citalopram?

Is it safe to take 4mg of ondansetron odt with 10mg of citalopram?

Wouldn't recommend: This combination could make certain heart arrhythmias more likely because both citalopram and ondansetron can prolong the qt interval. This effect is dose-dependent for both medications. ...Read more

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Is it possible to overdose on 75ml of promethazine vc codeine syrup?

Is it possible to overdose on 75ml of promethazine vc codeine syrup?

Yes: Yes. What may represent a fatal overdose for one patient may be tolerated by another patient. Any combination of opiates such as Codeine with other drugs that can cause sleepiness such as Promethazine is potentially dangerous. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 100mg of diphenydramine hci?

Is it safe to take 100mg of diphenydramine hci?

High dose: The average dose is 25to50mg but 100mg, while not dangerous, can cause sleepiness and excessive drying of mucus membranes. Less common are slower urination in men and possible aggravation of glaucoma. Of course it will potentiate the effects of other sedating medications. ...Read more

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Is 20mg of loratadine safe to take if 10mg is not Working?

Is 20mg of loratadine safe to take if 10mg is not
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Not unsafe: but what are you treating? if it isn't working at the regular dose for whatever problem, you'd better see your doctor, best wishes ...Read more

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Can I take clonazepam with cough medicine? (dextromethorphan hbr with chlorpheniramine maleate) aka Coricidin high blood pressure cough and cold?

Can I take clonazepam with cough medicine? (dextromethorphan hbr with chlorpheniramine maleate) aka Coricidin high blood pressure cough and cold?

Too much sedation: It may not be wise to take 2 meds that may cause sedation. The combination may also effect your blood pressure. It may be safer go to your doctor and let him/her advise what is next strategy. ...Read more

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Benylin (Definition)

Benylin is a cough suppressant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more


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Delsym (Definition)

Delsym is a cough suppressant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more