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What types of cold medicines can you get high off of?

Cold medicines containing large doses of dextromethorphan (also called DXM) have been abused by teens looking to get high! Any Suggestions here?


  1. Blanch Reply:

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  2. Darnell Reply:

    "As far as drugs go, you don’t need to know a dealer, you know. If you can Like many parents, Pat didn’t know kids could get high on cold pills. Often the The shoplifting has led some stores to move that type of Coricidin behind the counter.

  3. Luz Reply:

    Taking mass quantities of products containing DXM can cause hallucinations, loss of motor control, and "out-of-body" (disassociative) sensations.Other possible side effects of DXM abuse include: confusion, impaired judgment, blurred vision,… More:

  4. Angie Reply:

    Taking prescription drugs is costly and can have negative side effects. If your physician has put you on high blood pressure medication, the Mayo Clinic warns not to stop taking the medication on your own. There are steps you can take to he… More:

  5. Dennise Reply:

    Anything with DXM in it…usually you just have to take a higher than recommended dose, such as taking a whole bottle of robotussen tablets,as I have done,will make you trip face becareful though there is a fine line between tripping and hu… More:

  6. Sally Reply:

    What cold medicines can my father on blood pressure medicines with takes blood pressure medicine so glaucoma take? My father is 79 and he can’t take any of the regular over th

  7. Domitila Reply:

    Go see a psychiatrist! You sound like you may be schizophrenic!

  8. Agnus Reply:

    Can you answer these Medication and Drugs questions? What type of cough syrup gets you high? Does Coricidin cough and cold medicine get you high?

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