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Risk of Using Cough and Cold Medicine

In 2004, the most recent data available, abuse of DXM sent more than 5,500 people to the emergency room, including children as young as 12. The risks of DXM abuse are real. At high doses, DXM can cause behavioral indicating hallucinations, impaired vision, sweating and fever, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea, slurred speech, rapid eye movements, […]