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Is it safe to give my brother (with Down's Syndrome and now Dementia) Delsym for a congested cough he's had for a week now. He is currently on prescriptions of Arecept, Keppra, Synthroid.

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

He is taking daily Arecept, Keppra, Snythroid, B12 - 1000mg a day

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Not that I can think of.

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Th​anks for your question. Yes, it is safe to give Delsym. The Deisym will not interact with any of his current medications. Please let me know if I can answer any additional questions for you.

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