antitussive


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any medicine used to suppress or relieve coughing

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2011) Antitussive, expectorant and anti-inflammatory alkaloids from Bulbus Fritillariae Cirrhosae.
In medicine, it is most commonly used as topical antitussive, analgesic, anesthesic and anti-pruritic (1).
Treatment of animals with antibiotics, antitussive, antihistaminics lead to complete clinical recovery within two weeks of treatment.
The exclusion criteria were as follows: (1) Presence of other acute or chronic pulmonary diseases; (2) previous upper respiratory tract infection within 8 weeks of enrollment in the study; (3) current smokers, or abstinence from smoking for <6 months; (4) medication with glucocorticoids and/or LTRA within 4 weeks of enrollment in the study; (5) use of LTRA or glucocorticoid drugs, other than MONT and BUD, during the treatment period; (6) use of antitussive drugs, bronchodilator, anti-histamine drugs or theophylline-based drugs during the treatment period.
Ocimum sanctum, used by the Kaviraj for coughs in children, has been shown to antitussive action [30].
The bulbs of various Fritillaria species are traditionally used as an important antitussive, expectorant, and antihypertensive drug in Turkish, Chinese, Japanese, Pakistani and southeastern Asian folk medicines [17].
The symptoms of radiation pneumopathy were all mild and could be controlled by antitussive agents and/or steroid.
Upon investigation of the antitussive activity of different polysaccharides on experimentally induced cough in cats, scientists in Slovakia investigated various polysaccharides purified from flowers and plants.
Glycyrrhizin exerts antitussive effect by stimulating salivation and inducing a more frequent swallowing reflex [3].
Antitussive effect of thymoquinone a constituent of Nigella Sativa Seeds in guinea pigs.
Antitussive effect of guaifenesin in young adults with natural colds.
Antitussive effect of thymoquinone, a constituent of Nigella sativa seeds, in guinea pigs.
Oxycodone is a Schedule II controlled substance (strong potential for abuse or addiction but with legitimate medical use), which has been used as both analgesic and antitussive.
Indication for VITUZ[R] VITUZ[R] Oral Solution is a combination of hydrocodone bitartrate, an antitussive, and chlorpheniramine maleate, a histamine-1 (H1) receptor antagonist, indicated for relief of cough and symptoms associated with upper respiratory allergies or a common cold for adults 18 years of age and older.