antitussive

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any medicine used to suppress or relieve coughing

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In treating a cough, a dry tickly one may be better suppressed with anti-tussives, whereas a mucosal cough may be better encouraged by expectorants to remove the mucus.
In the light of the traditional use of the plant, the present study was undertaken to evaluate the anti-tussive potential of methanol extract of whole plant of Trichodesma indicum (METI) on sulphur dioxide-induced cough reflex in mice and thereby it substantiated the folklore claim.
5) Other Pre-clinical Projects During the quarter ended March 31, 2004, Cardiome also conducted certain pre-clinical studies to support its ongoing projects and collaborative research programs including the anti-tussive program licensed to UCB.
Nortran's Phase II study is focused on determining if Nortran's anti-tussive compound, CP1, can reduce patient sensitivity to such cough-causing irritants.
3 million pounds, and Delsym, an extended release OTC anti-tussive responded strongly to the introduction of a new bottle size, with sales increasing by 51% to 14.
This is expected to be launched at end-2002, and will expand Celltech's valuable anti-tussive franchise.
However, this product, a patented anti-tussive with 12-hour action, continued to perform well against competitors, with prescriptions declining by 5% compared with an overall market decline of 14%.
in September 2011 demonstrated significant anti-tussive effects with
Nortran's Phase II study is focused on determining if Nortran's anti-tussive compound CP1 can reduce patient sensitivity to such cough-causing irritants.
Our main brand, Tussionex, the unique 12-hour anti-tussive, achieved sales of (pound)29 million a 48% increase on 1997 levels.