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By reducing the body's reflex to cough, dextromethorphan is a medication that can help treat minor coughing caused by a cold, flu, or other conditions. When used in combination with quinidine, dextromethorphan can also help to treat sudden, uncontrollable outbursts of crying and laughing caused by a neurological condition known as pseudobulbar affect (PBA).
Dextromethorphan is available in prescription and nonprescription products. Potential side effects include drowsiness, dizziness, and heartburn.
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