cold medicine

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Noun1.cold medicine - medicine intended to relieve the symptoms of the common coldcold medicine - medicine intended to relieve the symptoms of the common cold
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
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Parents of children currently prescribed a cough and cold medicine containing codeine or hydrocodone are encouraged to talk to their child's health care professional about other treatment options.
1 fatal stabbing of his wife blamed cough syrup for the making him commit the alleged crime, a toxicologist suggested Thursday that the cold medicine consumed by the accused can indeed cause hallucinations similar to those caused by the street drug PCP (Phencyclidine).
However, the report found that the number of calls related to young children receiving too much medicine or the wrong kind of medicine outside of a hospital setting increased 43 percent between 2002 and 2012, with the exception of calls about cough and cold medicine.
More than half of men don't take cough or cold medicine and only a third take Vitamin C or a natural remedy.
Prescribers with less than 10 years of clinical experience prescribed cough and cold medicine to their 37.
It depends whether the cough or cold medicine also contains paracetamol or ibuprofen.
His manager, Phil Brock, said Conaway had tried to treat himself with pills and cold medicine while in weakened health.
Such items as face masks, hand soap and cold medicine sold well due to the spread of a new strain of influenza, according to the association.
Avoid giving OTC medicines to children under 6; never give cough and cold medicine to children younger than age 2.
According to Shonai Kotsu, the company operating the bus, the driver said, ''I dozed off after I took cold medicine yesterday and this morning as I had a slight cold from yesterday.
One of the three, the Taixing Glycerine Factory, sold an ingredient laced with a potent poison, diethylene glycol that was later mixed into cold medicine, killing at least 100 people in Panama over the last year.
The chemical was sold to CNSC Fortune Way, a Beijing-based trading company, and then eventually to Panama, where it went into bottles of cold medicine.