Codeine medication

What is Codeine medication?

Codeine is an opiate usually prescribed for its analgesic, antitussive, antidiarrheal, anxiolytic, sedative and hypnotic properties. It is also used to suppress premature labour contractions, myocardial infarction, and has many other potential and indicated uses. It is often sold as a salt in the form of either codeine sulphate or codeine phosphate.

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I was wondering if I could get a prescription of codeine cough syrup for my anxiety. I took 1 table spoon 3 times a day for a month and it helped...

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No, cough syrup is definitely not prescribed for anxiety. There are safer ways of treating anxiety. Please visit a...

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Codeine WithdrawalHi,

I am asking on behalf of my brother. He claimed that he has been taking Codeine, which included inside some cough mixtures,...

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Hello,
Thanks for your query.

Codeine is a opioid compound and it has withdrawal like you mentioned on stoppage. Usually during treatment of opioid...

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Hello, I am wondering, if you can explain a few things to me. 1) What is the difference between Codiene and Co-Dydramadol?? 2) I have Polycystic...

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I have mistakenly taken panadene fort not realising it was codeine and I am allergic to codeine what should I do?

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