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Delsym® (dextromethorphan polistirex) is a cough medication that is available without a prescription. It comes in the form of a long-acting liquid (orange or grape flavor) and is only taken once every 12 hours.
Although most people tolerate this cough suppressant well, side effects are possible and may include dizziness, drowsiness, and an upset stomach. Also, make sure to contact a healthcare provider before taking Delsym if you have certain problems, such as a cough accompanied by a fever, rash, or persistent headache.
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