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    Default Does cough medicine affect the pill?

    I have a terrible continuous cough and think I need to start taking some cough medicine but I was wondering does cough medicine affect the effectiveness of the pill? I don't want anymore babies either lol

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    No one has replied does that mean its a silly question?? Haha

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    Dr google tells me if its over the counter medicine it doesnt

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    No it doesn't. New research also shows that antibiotics no longer do either (with a couple of pills being the exception, but I forget which ones). Cough mixture is fine, as are cold and flu tablets.

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    Thank you both


 

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