Latest Trustworthy News from Dr. Mercola - delivered straight to your inbox!

No Surprise Cough Medicines Found Not Effective

It's not surprising that two active ingredients found in many over-the-counter cough medicines--dextromethorphan and diphenhydramin--are no better than a placebo for nighttime cough and sleep quality in children with upper respiratory tract infections, according to a new study. Not only was there no significant improvement for the children who took cough medicines with the active ingredients, but in the cough frequency category, those who received placebo reported a higher improvement...

Read the Full Article for Free!

You can unsubscribe at any time and I guarantee the privacy of your email. View our privacy policy

Subscribe for FREE to the #1 Natural Health Newsletter or Login for Instant Access

Unlock censored health information that Google doesn't want you to read

Keep your privacy secure — we are one of the few websites that have banned all Google and Facebook scripts to help stop their surveillance capitalism

Get access to all of Dr. Mercola's health articles, E-books and special reports