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Would it help to take benzonatate (aka. Tessalon perles) for cough?

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Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
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In brief: Maybe

When possible it is best to treat the cause of the cough, but when a cough has irritated your throat and thereby cause more coughing tessalon perles (benzonatate) can help decrease the cough.

In brief: Maybe

When possible it is best to treat the cause of the cough, but when a cough has irritated your throat and thereby cause more coughing tessalon perles (benzonatate) can help decrease the cough.
Dr. Barry Bergman
Dr. Barry Bergman
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