OTC Cold Meds Still Work, Makers Say

Health care research nonprofit organization the Cochrane Collaboration released a mostly positive review of existing data on the efficacy of oral over-the-counter cough medicines yesterday.

OXFORD, England — Health care research nonprofit organization the Cochrane Collaboration here released a mostly positive review of existing data on the efficacy of oral over-the-counter cough medicines yesterday. While this review includes a limited number of OTC medicines available in the U.S., the majority of studies show statistically significant improvement in adult populations, the collaboration said. "Consumers should continue to remain confident that their OTC cough remedies provide th

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