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Non-prescription Codiene (Painkiller)

What is it?

"Non-prescription codiene can be purchased over the counter at most pharmacies. They contain a mixture of codeine and either paracetamol, ibuprofen, or aspirin. It is used to provide relief from more severe pain and reduces fevers."


Dosage is dependent on which drug the codiene is mixed with. Refer to ibuprofen, paracetamol or aspirin to find out about dosages.

Do not take or stop taking if…

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