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Paracetmal BO 500mg Caffeine BP 30mg Codeine phosphate BP 8mg Pink tablet same size as a Panadol tablet ## plz list side effects ## My husband has been diagnosed with metastasis melanoma (primary tumor not located) has been prescribed (apart from any other medications) pacofen by an oncologist in Singapore. Also undergoing tablet chemo. ## The ingredients and dosage as listed in the original post are correct, though the correct spelling of the first is Paracetamol, just to avoid confusion. That said, this is a pain reliever that can be especially effective for migraines and tension headaches. It may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness and constipation. Shirley, how is your husband doing? More Paracetamol details are available here, you can find more Codeine detail... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Caffeine.
Sun, Feb 24 '13, 12:03 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 179754
Pacofen- rashes
Hi, I know I'm not allergic to paracetomol but rashes started to appear when I took pacofen, which i believe contains other ingredients. It's also iches. Is that possible I'm allergic to the combinations that are present in pacofen? ## Yes, the active ingredients in Pacofen are Caffeine, Codeine and Paracetamol, so you might be allergic to one of the others, though the Codeine is the most likely culprit. It's also possible that you are allergic to one of the inactive ingredients. Have you consulted your doctor? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Caffeine.
Fri, Apr 20 '12, 4:59 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 224792
Pacofen Side Effect
What are the adverse side-effects of Pacofen, both short-term and long-term ? Can you also reply directly to my email address below ? ## Pacofen contains the active ingredients Caffeine, Codeine and Paracetamol, it is most commonly used to relieve pain and works very well for migraines for some people. Learn more Caffeine details here. Learn more Paracetamol details here. Learn more Codeine details here. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, dry mouth and constipation. Long term effects may include addiction and liver damage. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Caffeine.
Mon, Jul 16 '12, 11:22 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 232994
pacofen causes insomnia?
I can't sleep last night after taking pacofen together with clarithromycin tablet (antibiotic) for my prolonged fever. I am suspecting that the caffeine in pacofen is keeping me awake. Is this right? If so, I am going to take pacofen only in day time. ## Yes, Caffeine is a stimulant that increases mental alertness and can cause insomnia. Learn more Caffeine details here. To treat a fever, the caffeine and codeine in this medication really isn't necessary. What you need to help break a fever is just the Paracetamol. Learn more Paracetamol details here. Have you consulted your doctor? ...
Updated 6 months ago in Clarithromycin.
Thu, Sep 26 '13, 5:08 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 251469
Pacofen (milicod) (Codeine)
Pacofen (milicod) (Codeine) ## Is milicod safe for breastfeeding mummy/baby? ...
Updated 3 years ago in Codeine.
Thu, Mar 31 '11, 2:03 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 188188


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