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Antitussives

Dextromethorphan
Codine
Levopropoxyphene

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Dextromethorphan

Antitussive

2

Codine

Antitussive

3

Levopropoxyphene

Antitussive

4

Dextromethorphan
Mechanism of action

Poorly understod but strong and parital U-agonist are also effective antitussives

5

Poorly understod but strong and parital U-agonist are also effective antitussives

Dextromethorphan
Mechanism of action

6

Dextromethorphan
Effects

Reduces cough reflex

7

Reduces cough reflex

Dextromethorphan
Effects

8

Dextromethorphan
Clinical applications

Acute debilitating cough

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Acute debilitating cough

Dextromethorphan
Clinical applications