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Cold medicines and Parkinsons
An_242992 posted:
Are there any over the counter medications that can be taken with Parkinsons disease. Mainly a dry cough?
Haylen_WebMD_Staff responded:
Please check with your doctor - there are many Parkinson's drugs and many OTC meds.

You need to discuss specifics with a health care provider or your pharmacist.


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