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Dextromethorphan

Robitussin cold medicine containing dextromethorphan. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

NJ Lawmakers Mull Banning Sale Of Certain Cough Medicines To Kids

State lawmakers are concerned about Dextromethorphan, an active ingredient in 100 over-the-counter medicines. It has been used recreationally as a hallucinogen.

11/21/2011

Cough syrup

RoboTripping: The Legal High

An alarming number of teens are getting high — not on illegal drugs but on something found in many homes. It’s a dangerous addiction that can go unnoticed until its too late.

11/15/2010