Dextromethorphan abuse in Texas, 2000-2009.

@article{Forrester2011DextromethorphanAI,
  title={Dextromethorphan abuse in Texas, 2000-2009.},
  author={Mathias B. Forrester},
  journal={Journal of addictive diseases},
  year={2011},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={243-7}
}
Dextromethorphan abuse is increasing in United States. Intentional misuse or abuse ingestions of dextromethorphan-containing products reported to Texas poison centers during 2000-2009 were identified and the distribution of ingestions by selected factors was determined. There were 3,421 total cases; Coricidin® (Schering-Plough Health Care Products, Inc., Memphis, TN) products were involved in 53.6% of cases. The number of cases increased during 2000-2002 and then declined during 2003-2005… CONTINUE READING
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