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cough ( Latin: tussis) is a sudden and often repetitively occurring reflex which helps to clear the large breathing passages fro...
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Tessalon Perles
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Tussionex
Other name: Benzonatate (Benzonatate)
Other name: Tussionex PennKinetic (Tussionex PennKinetic)
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Benzonatate or 2,5,8,11,14,17,20,23,26-nonaoxaoctacosan-28-yl para-butylaminobenzoate is a non-opioid oral antitussive (cough suppressant) with effects that last from 6 to 8 hours. Since it is not an opioid, benzonatate is not prone to abuse li...
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Pneumonia
10
Drowsy
6
Numbness
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Nausea
4
Vomiting
4
Wheezing
4
Addiction
2
Sleepy
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Lung Cancer
2
Ear Infection
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Addiction
6
Euphoria
3
Lung Cancer
1
Dry Mouth
1
RLS
1
Chronic Heart Failure
1
Numbness
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Opioid Dependence
1
Shingles
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Benzonatate or 2,5,8,11,14,17,20,23,26-nonaoxaoctacosan-28-yl para-butylaminobenzoate is a non-opioid oral antitussive (cough suppressant) with effects that last from 6 to 8 hours. Since it is not an opioid, benzonatate is not prone to abuse li...
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a cough syrup called Tussionex which helps him at night....
" Tessalon perles is what we had at ...cough syrup called Tussionex which helps him at... "

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Perles for years and have never had any adverse effects...
" ...Jolouise, I have taken the Tessalon Perles for years and have never had any adverse effects from them --- I also use Mucinex DM OTC and then have the heavy duty Tussionex cough syrup prescribed ... "

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how about taking tessalon perles or something like...
" ...medicine... how about taking tessalon perles or something like that? i LOVE tussionex ! my all time ...a martyr... i had kidney stones a few weeks ...if you CAN take that tussionex with the b... "

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Horrible! Nothing works but Tussionex, but that's too...
" ...Nothing works but Tussionex, but that's ...ever tried Tessalon Perles. I had, ...gave codeine instead! These are non-narcotic. Minimal side effects. Guess it depends on the type of cough, ... "

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Tessalon Perles as a daytime supplement to tussionex...
" ...Tessalon Perles as a daytime supplement to tussionex which I took at night for a horrible cough with the flu. 100mg was... "

he is on two prescriptions 1)Tussionex and/or 2)Tessalon...
" ...having a terrible time with coughing he ...smoker), he is on two prescriptions 1)Tussionex and/or 2)Tessalon Perles. Does anyone have any other suggestions for chronic cough... "

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The nurse prescribed Tussionex? for her and picked...
" Thanks everyone and will inform Mom about the Tessalon perles The nurse prescribed Tussionex? for her and picked up this afternoon - Mom has not coughed all day, but at least now she has... "

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is wonderful, works like a charm! Tessalon Perles...
" ...works like a charm! Tessalon Perles worked... "

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the butt! I take Tessalon Perles in the day, and Tussionex...
" ...with me coughing like I will choke, and my nose starts running at this point. i can stop the whole thing if I stop and sit down for a few minutes, but sometimes it's not convenient (like I want to... "

I am taking Tessalon Perles also 3 times a day and I...
" ...taking Tessalon Perles also 3 times a day and I have a prescription for \"Tussionex Ext-Rel Sus Medeva\" I take it before bed and between the two they help alot. The cough isn't... "

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