Category: Pain Relief

Codeine Overview

Codeine is an opiate and prodrug of Morphine used to treat pain, coughing, and diarrhea and is commonly abused. It is found naturally in the sap of the opium poppy, Papaver somniferum.[3][5] It is typically used to treat mild to moderate degrees of pain.[3] Greater benefit may occur when combined with paracetamol (acetaminophen) or a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) such as aspirin or ibuprofen.[3] Evidence does not su...

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what does M mean on a pill

White Round Pill With A Number 3 On One Side And M on the other side ## Acetetophomin 300 mg + codeine 30 mg. ## what does a round white pill with an M on one side and 30 on the other side mean? ## Hello, The m on the pill is an imprint which is an identifier and I would love to help you so I just need to know one detail. There are two different pills that I found with an M and a 3, but one of them has a square around the M and the other one has just an M and no box. These pills are completely different so I just need to know which one you have so I can provide you with some additional information. ## The M is probably the manufacturer, like Mallinkroft. (Sp?) ## The one that I found has a box around the M

codeine phosphate

little white tablrt t ## Can anyone tell me if Codeine Phosphate 30 mg tablets will relieve the pain that a percocet 10/325 will? ## yes..maybe no. We all react differently, to different medications...and have differing situations ( how long taking? ) However, in light of finding this very wonderfully run's my 2cents: Yes, it will, it usually works at a very much lessor effective rate because it has to be metabalized (?) by your liver...into morphine. So, 30 mgs will work compartivly with a percoset my body. I have been in pain management for 26 years...perfect record & results: Intractible tenent chronic pain from a left hip shattered into many pieces...twice, and broken severely twice...the final brake came with a bonus injury! I compound fractured my l...

round pill scored pc

round pink or peach pill scored pc on 1 side other side cg ## i have a few pink pills with the imprints of PC on one side and CG on the other and Id very much like to know what they are. On the PC side there is an indent so you can break it in half ## small salmon colored pill pc on one side cg on other is scored to split ## A pink pill with a score on one side and the marking CG PC on the other is manufactured by Novartis Argentina and is sold in many countries, such as Mexico. It contains 50mgs of Codeine and 50mgs of Diclofenac. This combines a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory with a narcotic pain reliever. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and stomach irritation. The FDA warns that this medication carries the risk of being habit forming, and may cause side ...

Is Kratom good for pain

I have been on 10 mg oxycodone and codeine #4 for 10 years and now I'm sick of it. I was told kratom is good for pain. Does anyone know if it really works? Pain meds don't work any more and I want off of pain killers. ## I have been looking at kratom forums on the web seeking alternatives to pain pills. I'm getting mixed opinions on it being effective for pain issues. There are online vendors who feature an option of buying a few different strains which you can sample. Most forum users are seeking a way to detox from the pills using kratom to cope with withdrawal symptoms. ## I believe that Kratom is the best pain reliever on the face of the Earth. I have been a Chronic Pain patient for 20 years and have been prescribed Everything Possible for severe pain. Kratom works bette...

Doriden/glutethimide availability

Does anyone know where one could obtain glutethimide or it's brand name Doriden (CIBA Company)? Am in Canada where Doriden was discontinued in late 1980s and I was told Doriden discontinue was international. Perhaps there is now a generic form containing glutethimide available now as I would assume CIBA trademark rights would have by now expired. As the benzodiazapine replacement meds for Doriden are more addictive and dangerous (especially if mixing with alcohol & other drugs) it sure would be great to be able to go back to Doriden or glutethimide which were more effective and safer. A shame that the public was switched over to benzodiazipines (i.e. lorazapam, diazapam) when a better/safer product was available all in the name of profits and economics. Any help out there is mos...


prescribed after removal of benign brain tumor, told it was highly addictive and patient must be weaned slowly-need full list of possible side effects, including rarely occuring, anything that might explain irratic or aggressive behavior ## I don't really know of that chemical combination you mention, but you can read more about Codeine to get an idea of one of the ingredients (Yes, Codeine is addictive). And then if you go down the page there is another list of other combinations of drugs which contain Codeine. Hope this helps. ## Codeine has been known to cause mood changes, depression, hallucinations, and confusion, as side effects. However, given that brain surgery was involved, there is also a possibility that it is related to the surgery itself. While we have learned a lot abo...

lertus cd

pain reliever ## This is a Mexican drug that contains 50mgs of Codeine, which is a narcotic pain reliever and 50mgs of Diclofenac, which is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory. This is a narcotic pain reliever. Some of the most common side effects include: nausea, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. ## What is the standard cost of this medication from the pharmacy? ## is lertus a opiate? ## I just took half of one last night cause 50mg of codeine is alot for one person. made me feel good for 5hours then went to bed woke up dizzy ## I have been using "Lertus Cd" for 1 year now. I use 400 mg daily (about 4 tablets). I cant seem to live without it. I have congested hearty failure, diabets and have extreme nerve damage in my right foot, that when I dont take this medicine, I cant w...

round white pill 115 R

The white pill imprinted "115 R" is 30mg of codeine phosphate. Hope this helps. ## My friend had a pill with 115 on it and she said it stops pain in your tooth. Can you please let me know if it's for that? Thanks. ## From what I've been able to find, this is a British pill that is listed as containing 30mgs of Codeine. The NIH warns that it carries the risk of being habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, constipation, and dry mouth. Is anyone else familiar with this tablet? ## Can anyone help identify a very small white pill with R on one side and 115 on the other? Does this pill contain Codeine?

white round pill with bl 8

White round pill with bl on one side in the middle of the pill and an 8 on the other side on the top of it. ## It's cocodamol 8/500, boots own brand. I bought a box of them the other day and have two of them here. ## Hello Ash, I believe Crashoverride is correct, I found a cocodamol pill that matches your description. Here is some information I was able to find on this medication according to the United Kingdoms medicine website. Active Ingredients: codeine phosphate 8mg paracetamol 500mg Inactive Ingredients: - maize starch - povidone - potassium sorbate - microcrystalline cellulose - stearic acid - magnesium stearate - talc - pregelatinised starch - purified water Serious Side Effects: - swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, face, lips or throat - itchy, lumpy rash (hives) - nettle...

Lertus Cd Codenia

These pills are GOOD! I just got a prescription from mexico (50mg of codeine). I only took half tho cuz 50mg of codeine is a lot to take at one time. It worked great for several hours. ## Just wanted to post the medication dosing guidelines for Codeine, in case you didn't know: "The usual adult dosage for tablets is 15 mg to 60 mg repeated up to every four hours as needed for pain. The maximum 24 hour dose is 360 mg." "Adult doses of codeine higher than 60 mg fail to give commensurate relief of pain and are associated with an appreciably increased incidence of undesirable side effects." "When the patient no longer requires therapy with codeine sulfate, doses should be tapered gradually to prevent signs and symptoms of withdrawal in the physically dependent patien...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 15mg/ml, 30mg, 30mg/ml, 60mg
  • Powder: 100%
  • Solution: 15mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 15mg, 30mg, 60mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Codeine: (14 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0054-0243 Codeine Sulfate 15 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-0244 Codeine Sulfate 30 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-0245 Codeine Sulfate 60 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0527-1698 Codeine Sulfate 30 mg Oral Tablet by Lannett Company, Inc.
  • 0527-1699 Codeine Sulfate 60 mg Oral Tablet by Lannett Company, Inc.
  • 0527-1727 Codeine Sulfate 15 mg Oral Tablet by Lannett Company, Inc.
  • 10191-1033 Codeinum 3 [hp_x]/1 Sublingual Pellet by Remedy Makers
  • 10191-1034 Codeinum 6 [hp_x]/1 Sublingual Pellet by Remedy Makers
  • 10191-1035 Codeinum 9 [hp_x]/1 Sublingual Pellet by Remedy Makers
  • 10191-1036 Codeinum 12 [hp_x]/1 Sublingual Pellet by Remedy Makers
  • 10191-1037 Codeinum 15 [hp_x]/1 Sublingual Pellet by Remedy Makers
  • 10191-1038 Codeinum 30 [hp_x]/1 Sublingual Pellet by Remedy Makers
  • 10191-1045 Codeinum 100 [hp_c]/1 Sublingual Pellet by Remedy Makers
  • 54868-2541 Codeine Sulfate 60 mg Oral Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Codeine or a similar ingredient: (86 results)

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codeine 30 mg
inprint on it are 54 783 ## Yes, this is generic acetaminophen with codeine #3. It has 325mg acetaminophen and 30mg. cod... 5 replies
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Codeine Tablet Identification
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Codeine Phosphate 30g
can you tell me how many of these tablets would result in an overdose? ## There is really no definitive answer to such a... 3 replies
Codeine 30 Acetaminophen 300mg vs.30 mg roxycodone
Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate 300 mg / 30mg. compared to 30 mg of roxys. how do they compare in strength? thanks #... 3 replies
codeine gg 225
thick white round pill blank on one side it has a gg on top and numbers below 225 ## GG 225 is Promethazine 25 mg, which... 3 replies
codeine 60 mg round white pill rgm on one side a025
Pill is from Mexico round white pill RGM on one side and A025 on the other side. I got it from a pharmacy in Mexico and ... 2 replies
codeine and tramadol safety
I had 2 solpadol yesterday morning as well as 2 at five in the evening for a bad back. My back is still in pain. Will i ... 1 reply
codeine and morphine do they mix?
1 am taken Tylenol #3 due to a recent operation along with 5mg of of Morphine is this safe? as I was told the body turns... 1 reply
Codeine/Oxycodone comparison
Is a tec 30 stronger than a percocet 5? Is taking a tec 30 the same as taking a percocet 30? ## If I am not mistaken TEC... 1 reply

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