The Icon: Teen Medicine Abuse

The Icon: Teen Medicine Abuse

This Icon is Trying to Warn You About Teen Cough Medicine Abuse   By Stop Medicine Abuse   For more than a decade, the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) has leveraged the Stop Medicine Abuse initiative to address reports of teens abusing...
Preventing Teen Medicine Abuse

Preventing Teen Medicine Abuse

Preventing Teen Medicine Abuse   Awareness of a problem is the first step to solving it. Parents were recently spreading the word about teen over-the-counter (OTC) cough medicine abuse for National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month. Although October has come and...

Check Your Shelf To Help Prevent Medicine Abuse

Medicine Cabinet and Teens   With summer nearly over and an impending cold season on the horizon, millions of Americans will self-treat their symptoms with over-the-counter (OTC) cough medicine that contains dextromethorphan (DXM). While DXM can do wonders for a...