Why are these drugs?

Benzonate is used to relieve cough. Benzonate is in a class of medicines called antitussive (cough suppressants). It works by decreasing the cough reflex in the lungs and airways.

How should I use this medicine?

Benzonate is available as a liquid-filled capsule and oral capsule. It is usually taken three times a day as needed. Carefully follow the directions on the label of your prescription and ask your doctor or pharmacist to explain any part that you do not understand. In the same way that you take benzonatate right away. Do not take more or less of it or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.

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