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#PreventMedMisuse #NMAAM

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You wouldn’t use six tablespoons of toothpaste. But some teens intentionally consume large amounts of OTC cough medicine — sometimes more than 25x the recommended dosage — to get high. Learn the dangers of DXM: http://bit.ly/2P8zeD2

Parents, you have the power to prevent and detect teen OTC medicine misuse! Take routine inventory of your medicine cabinet, so you’ll know if anything goes missing. More tips: http://bit.ly/2JdQZSv #PreventMedMisuse

“Lean” is just one teen term for medicine misuse. Stay on top of ever-evolving slang and OTC cough medicine misuse trends by following @StopMedAbuse. #PreventMedMisuse

Substances with misuse potential may be hiding in your medicine cabinet — do you know how to identify them? @StopMedAbuse and stopmedicineabuse.org can help you ensure the health and safety of your teen, this National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month and beyond! #NMAAM

While dextromethorphan (DXM) is a safe and effective ingredient used in many over-the-counter (OTC) cough medicine products, it can also be a source of teen drug misuse. Find out more when you follow @StopMedAbuse. #PreventMedMisuse

This National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month (#NMAAM), take these steps to prevent teen medicine misuse in your community:
1️⃣ Visit stopmedicineabuse.org to learn why this icon matters.
2️⃣ Follow @StopMedAbuse for more for OTC medicine misuse prevention tips!

You have the power to prevent OTC medicine misuse in your community. Visit stopmedicineabuse.org and follow @StopMedAbuse for more tips on how to stop medicine misuse in its tracks! #NMAAM

Did you know? 1 in 30 teens has misused OTC cough medicine to get high, and 1 in 4 know someone who has. Follow @StopMedAbuse and @CADCA to learn how you can join the fight to prevent and detect the signs of
misuse! #NMAAM

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