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Benzonatate (Tessalon Perles; Zonatuss) is an oral medication prescribed to suppress cough. Benzonatate begins to work on suppressing a person's cough within 15 to 20 minutes. Side effects, drug interactions, dosage, and pregnancy and safety in children information should be reviewed with a physician prior to taking this medication.

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