Effects of taking overdose of cough syrup - Online Doctor Chats
User : hi there
Doctor : hi
Doctor : how can i help you?
User : I have a cough and was advised by NHS to get some cough medicine - so I went for Covonia Chesty Cough Mixture
User : I have carelessly misread the dosage instructions on the bottle
User : and taken about 3ml more than I should have done (which was 2 x 5ml)
Doctor : k..
User : should I be phoning for an ambulance? or should that amount over the dosage be safe?
Doctor : how old ur?
User : i'm 22 male
Doctor : k.. dont worry.. cough syrups dont cause much
Doctor : of side effects..
User : I have also consumed a pint of alcohol about 2 hours prior to taking the medication
User : should it intereact with the alcohol at all?
Doctor : u having any symptoms..
User : i am feeling a little hot it may be because my mother has the heating on too high (I hope)
User : but should having alcohol before or after it be dangerous in any way?
Doctor : k.. wait on..
Doctor : no.. those two dont have any interaction..
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