Coricidin


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Noun1.Coricidin - an antihistamine (trade names Coricidin and Chlor-Trimeton)
antihistamine - a medicine used to treat allergies and hypersensitive reactions and colds; works by counteracting the effects of histamine on a receptor site
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Teens who are in the know talk about using specific dosages to reach different "plateaus": the first, a mild stimulant effect (100-200 mg); the second, intoxication with mild hallucinations (200-400 mg); the third and most sought after, an "out of the body" experience (300-600 mg, or 14-16 Coricidin HBP Cough/Cold tablets, each of which contains 30 mg dextromethorphan hydrobromide).
Aquino later moved onto Coricidin Cough and Cold, known as Triple C, and Robitussin.
It was the over-the-counter medication Coricidin that landed Kari Suarez, 16, in the hospital two years ago after she swallowed 61 pills.
Despite swallowing 26 Coricidin HBP Cough and Cold pills before class that October morning, Lori's daughter survived the overdose and is now in intensive outpatient drug therapy.
antihistamines such as diphenhydramine (Benadryl), chlorpheniramine (Chlor-Trimeton, Coricidin HBP), cetirizine (Zyrtec), and loratadine (Claritin) * Breathe Right nasal strips * a steamy shower or a hot towel wrapped around the face * drinking plenty of fluids, especially hot beverages.
Skittling" is the term used by teens to describe ingestion of large amounts of Coricidin HBP Cough and Cold.
Coricidin HBP(R), the only line of cold and flu medications formulated to be decongestant free for high blood pressure sufferers, is a safe and effective option for treatment of cold and flu when taken as directed.
Some common over-the-counter acetaminophen combinations include various products of brands such as Alka-Seltzer, Benadryl, Comtrex, Contac, Coricidin, Dimetapp, Drixoral, Excedrin, Goody's, Midol, Percogesic, Robitussin, Singlet, Sinutab, Tavist, TheraFlu, Triaminic, Vanquish, and Vicks.
Other promotional efforts include a new cross-promotion with Schering- Plough's Coricidin HBP, a cold and flu remedy designed for people with high blood pressure.
Abuse is popular among young teen-agers who shoplift products like Coricidin, which contains a comparatively high dosage of the drug.
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