Acetaminophen, Dextromethorphan, and Doxylamine
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Acetaminophen, Dextromethorphan, and Doxylamine?

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• This medicine is used to stop coughing.

• This medicine is used to relieve pain.

• This medicine is used to relieve cold symptoms.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Avoid other sources of acetaminophen. An overdose may cause dangerous problems.

• This medicine is not for coughs due to smoking or lung disease.

• If you have an enlarged prostate, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have glaucoma, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you are on a low-salt diet (contains salt), talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Avoid or limit alcohol intake (includes wine, beer, and liquor) to less than 3 drinks a day. Drinking too much alcohol may increase the risk of liver disease.

• You may not be alert. Avoid driving, doing other tasks or activities until you see how this medicine affects you.

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