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Does Benzonatate make you loopy like a narcotic cough medication or just sleepy like Benadryl?

Posted 4 Oct 2014 by Arkansas Mom 1 answer

I've seen several reviews of people saying it made them really sleepy & one person used the word "loopy". I've finished a Z pack but still have a cough that keeps me up @ night, makes my chest, ribs, & back hurt, & even gets going so much that I gag. I have been ...

Can you use Benzonatate after the expiration date on the bottle?

Posted 22 Jan 2012 by rigsmax 1 answer

And if it is over a year old or more, is it safe to take. It does not smell nor look bad and it has been in a dark cabinet.

My 8 year old grandson can't swallow pills yet?

Posted 2 hours 53 minutes ago by Tati1968 0 answers

Can I cut open a capsule of benzonatate 100 mg and give it to him its the only way I can get him to take it right now

Can I take Robitussin cough expectorant 7 hours after I take a 100 mg gel capsule of benzonatate?

Posted 15 days ago by Jacilong 0 answers

It is now 3:44am in the morning and yes it has some what suppressed my cough but has kept me up all night as well. I want to know if I can take the Robitussin so I can go to sleep when I took the benzonatate at roughly 9:00 at night.

Can I give Delsym and benzonatate to my 12year old?

Posted 4 Feb 2017 by akarshner3 1 answer

She has had a persistant hacking cough for a month

Benzonatate - How long should I take this medication?

Posted 24 Jan 2017 by Jimg10026 1 answer

how long should i take this medication? I have taken one gel 3x/day for 5 days with no relief. I have another refill for 3-4 days. Is it safe to take? My cough is the same or worse.

Will the side effects of benzonatate 200 mg wear off?

Posted 18 Dec 2016 by Lori S 0 answers

Have been taking this 2/3 x daily for 3 months I feel horrible and am scared for my health

Can I take benzonatate with warfarin sod?

Posted 24 Nov 2016 by Faurtosh 1 answer

I just had my mitral valve replaced with mechanical valve which I have to take a blood thinner pill every day for the rest of my life. I start coughing today, would I harm or damage anything by taking benzonatate?

How long does Benzonatate stay in your system?

Posted 9 Oct 2015 by deekadarner 1 answer

I have taken 3 capsules a day of benzonatate for 3 days, it worked great and now I am 1 day off of benzonatate. I would like to have a beer. How long does it take for benzonatate to get out of your system?

Benzonatate - Does benzonate help with chest pain at all?

Posted 14 Oct 2016 by Owlem 0 answers

I was prescribed this by my doctor for a virus. I understand it's a cough medicine, but coughing isn't a symptom I'm having issues with. I have a sore throat and chest pain due to the virus and poorly controlled asthma.

Tessalon - Is there another Rx tablet which can be used as a substitute to benzonatate 200 mg.?

Posted 7 Aug 2016 by Croniccough 2 answers

... capsules? I am a senior and part D Medicare does not include benzonatate for coughs. My cough is from scar tissue in the lungs, not a cold. I'm looking for a substitute on my health ins. formulary. Medicare denied me after I sent an appeal. The Rx is $135. Per month! I am on a SS fixed ...

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