DXM and TPAPN Drug Screens

  1. 0 Hi,

    I was wondering if it's safe to take dextromethorphan containing medictions while in TPAPN- I know it's listed as a Class B drug and has to be used under the direction of an addiction specialist, etc, but will it show up in a TPAPN drug screen? I'm feeling miserable with a cold and Tussin DM works the best

    Thank you!
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    About TexasgirlRN

    From 'Fort Worth, TX'; Joined Sep '05; Posts: 10.

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  4. Visit  TXRN2} profile page
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    i don't know the exact answer to your question- but know that when i had a bad cold- i took no chances, & took no cold meds. wasn't worth the risk for me.
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    Agree with above poster - probably better to ask BEFORE taking anything.


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