The Food and Drug Administration has announced that it is requiring safety labeling changes to limit the use of prescription opioid cough and cold medicines
containing codeine or hydrocodone in children younger than 18 years old because the serious risks of these medicines outweigh their potential benefits in this population.
com/crime/aspiring-pastor-cold-medicine-allegedly-stabbed-wife-coricidin-hallucinations-toxicologist/) People that the cold medicine
Coricidin taken by Phelps contained both dextromethorphan and chlorpheniramine.
Westport Pharmaceuticals LLC says it has a cold medicine
--Zephrex-D--that relieves sinus congestion but is useless to meth labs using the highly portable "one-pot shake and bake" process favored by many methamphetamine makers, thanks to Zephrex-D's patented Tarex technology, which delivers drugs in a locking pattern.
Despite the fact that no fixed dose combination has any rationale in treatment of cough or common cold [3,17], about 82% prescriber prescribed cough and cold medicine
in the form of FDC.
To avoid exceeding the maximum dose, you should not take paracetamol or ibuprofen if you're already taking a cough or cold medicine
that contains these ingredients.
The medical literature has featured many investigations into the use of over-the-counter (OTC) cough and cold medicines
in pediatric patients, discouraging their use in kids less than 6 years of age.
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
There's just one problem: Phenylephrine also is useless in cold medicine
, as consumers are discovering.
Meiwes said Brandes wanted to be stabbed to death after drinking a bottle of cold medicine
to lose consciousness.
Easy access to common cold medicine
is a meth cook's dream come true," Rep.
A Little Rock company that sold too much over-the-counter cold medicine
is appealing the nearly $200,000 fine it recently received from the Arkansas State Board of Pharmacy.
It's got a low rumbling to it that'll have you feeling like a cold medicine
hangover, but it ain't slow and dirgy, it's up-tempo and loud, and limited to 200 so act fast, dirtbag
To try to stem the tide, the chemists will give away free Vitamin C with every purchase of cough or cold medicine
The doctor gave me a simple medicine but it's completely unrelated to any cold medicine
I'm supposed to have taken.
For OTC products, consumers perceive gatekeepers at the point of purchase to have a significant amount of credibility in given product categories, as in the case of pharmacists when they recommend children's cold medicine