Active Ingredient(s):Bromodiphenhydramine + Codeine FDA Approved: * April 28, 1954 Pharm Company: *FOREST LABS Category:Allergies, Cough & Cold
Codeine is an opiate and prodrug of morphine used to treat pain, coughing, and diarrhea. It is found naturally in the sap of the opium poppy, Papaver somniferum. It is typically used to treat mild to moderate degrees of pain. Greater benefit may occur when combined with paracetamol (acetaminophen) or a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) such as aspirin or ibuprofen. Evidence does not support its use for acute...
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