Codeine - Dosage - Side Effects - Drug Interactions - Warnings
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Facts About Analgesics (Painkillers)
Analgesic medications are commonly referred to as painkillers. Codeine is used as an ingredient in some analgesics.
Drugs A-Z - Codeine
Codeine is an opiate agonist and is similar to other phenanthrene derivatives such as morphine. It is available as a phosphate or sulfate salt, both of which can be administered by the oral, subcutaneous, intramuscular route. Codeine has less analgesic and respiratory depressive and other side effects than morphine but is a more effective antitussive agent.
Tylenol (Acetaminophen) - 10 Things You Should Know
Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a popular pain reliever. It is used alone or found in combination with certain opioids.
Codeine overdose is poisoning from codeine, which is found in many pain-relieving prescription medications.
Acetaminophen and codeine overdose
This poisoning is from an overdose of acetaminophen with codeine.
When Are Pain Medications Appropriate for Arthritis Patients?
When is it appropriate for analgesics to be prescribed as part of the treatment plan for arthritis patients?
Drug Profile: Codeine
Drug profile and essential information on Codeine, from UMM.
Drug Profile: Acetaminophen and Codeine (Tylenol with Codeine)
Drug profile and essential information on the drug Acetaminophen with Codeine (Tylenol with Codeine), from UMM.