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Liquid medicine taken to relieve a cough.‘I have some cough mixture from home’count noun ‘it is widely found in cough mixtures’
- ‘Check with the pharmacist before taking a cough mixture containing a decongestant.’
- ‘He had brought some Army-issue cough mixture which might help me to sleep.’
- ‘Some of the potentially addictive substances contained in medicines such as cough mixture and painkillers include codeine, amphetamines, and opium-derived substances.’
- ‘Everything from cough mixture to nail varnish is already metricated in the city's pharmacies.’
- ‘The doctors told him that if he continued taking the cough mixture, he would die.’
- ‘It comes in the form of a green liquid, like cough mixture, poured into a plastic cup.’
- ‘She told officials she had taken a cough mixture.’
- ‘Annie cast about the room, looking for some cough mixture.’
- ‘The odour compound employed is eucalyptol, widely used in medicines such as cough mixtures.’
- ‘After x-rays and a lot of fuss, I was sent back to the hostel with some tablets and a cough mixture.’
- ‘The contents of the cans in question are believed to be diluted cough mixture which may or may not be confirmed by forensic analysis.’
- ‘As a result, prison hospitals have enough cough mixture in their storerooms for five years.’
- ‘The worst was a strawberry beer that was very similar to cough mixture.’
- ‘My advice would be that coughs and colds are a normal part of winter, and the best treatment is paracetamol and perhaps a cough mixture.’
- ‘The green liquid, which looks like cough mixture, produces feelings of sedation, without the euphoric rush associated with heroin.’
- ‘I imagine her lozenges and the recovering man's cough mixture contained enough mild sedatives to hook them.’
- ‘Are we going to have to go to judicial review to see whether we can get cough mixture?’
- ‘I've raided mum's cabinet and found some cough mixture.’
- ‘‘If a player tests positive on Saturday, he may have taken a cough mixture four weeks ago prior to me talking to them,’ he added.’
- ‘The player however admits to having taken a cough mixture and indomethicine before the game which was allegedly prescribed by a doctor after he complained of not feeling well.’
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