Cough and Cold Medicines Blog Posts

Did you know you can overdose on cough medicne ('tussin', 'lean')? Learn about the health effects of using cough medicine & what to if someone you know needs help.

English Common Street Names
Candy, Drank, Robo
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What Is Lean?
July 2020

Misusing prescription cough medicine can lead to nausea and dizziness, and in some cases, seizures and overdose.

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