Tessalon Perles

Active Ingredient(s): Benzonatate
Category: Allergies, Cough & Cold



Tessalon Perles Overview

Benzonatate—marketed under the trade names Tessalon, Tessalon Perles, and Zonatuss—is a non-narcotic oral cough suppressant, or antitussive, with effects that last from six to eight hours. Since it is not an opioid, benzonatate has no abuse liability, in contrast to some other cough medications such as codeine. Benzonatate was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1958.[1] Contents 1 Chemical structure 2 Pharmacologic mechanisms of action ...

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What i this medication used for? ## i need to know what this is used for ## Tessalon contains the active ingredient Benzonatate, and it is used to help treat severe coughing. The FDA warns that its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, mouth numbness, and throat numbness. Why was it prescribed? My husband has the remains of a bottle here from when he had a bad bout of bronchitis a few months ago, he also had started developing pneumonia.

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tiny clear gel cough pill

used for bronchitis cough need the name ## It's a clear pill that stops the coughing. ## Tessalon Perles (Benzonatate) ## Thank you this was helpful ## It is likely that krasch's post is correct. Benzonatate basically acts like a local anesthetic to suppress coughing and has been shown to be very effective, while not having the same risk of abuse that narcotics have when used to treat cough. Are there any other questions or comments? You can learn more Benzonatate details here. ## Tesslon pearls Is the medication .

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for ear and throat congestion ## They are actually called Tessalon Perles and they contain the active ingredient Benzonatate. THEY DO NOT TREAT CONGESTION! This is a type of topical anisthetic that helps prevent cough . ## ## You're correct. IT WORKS, TOO! One of my Allergist friends who literally grew up in a drugstore (his Dad owned the neighborhood pharmacy "back in the day"swears by them and, like me, he is not afraid to write for Controlled Substances when necessary. This doc is the only physician (other than my dermatologist) I know who orders "extemporaneous" prescriptions. (About 15 years ago, I had a bad case of Asthmatic Bronchitis; in addition to the antibiotic — which I chose because I take Coumadin and know more than he does about inte...

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begins with a t and is like a gel ## Did you perhaps mean Tessalon Perles? They meet this description and contain a small amount of the anesthetic Benzonatate to treat and prevent coughing. Side effects can include: nausea, drowsiness, dry mouth and numb mouth and throat. Read more:

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tussin pearl

yellow gelcap with A 1 on one side ## The actual name is Tessalon Perles, they contain the active ingredient Benzonatate, it is an anesthetic used to help prevent severe coughing. Read more: Do you have any questions?

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small round yellow pill

has numbers 445 h13 on it. please tell me what it is. ## small yellowish clear gel pill used for coughing ## I believe you may be referring to Tessalon Perles, which contain the active ingredient Benzonatate, this is a topical anesthetic used to help prevent coughing. Some of the most common side effects include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and dry mouth. You can read more about this medication here: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## In regards to the first post, that marking is actually ETH 445 and it contains 15mgs of Oxycodone, a generic for Roxicodone, this is a very potent narcotic analgesic. Some of the most common side effects include: nausea, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. You can read more about this medication here: Anything else I can help you with?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Benzonatate
  • Capsule: 100mg, 150mg, 200mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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