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Tylenol-Codeine (Acetaminophen and Codeine) Drug Information




7/24/2014
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Tylenol-Codeine (Acetaminophen and Codeine) Drug Information

Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

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Acetaminophen.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 300 mg No. 4 Codeine Phosphate. . . . . . . . . . . 60 mg (Warning: May be habit forming).

TYLENOL with Codeine is supplied in tablet form for oral administration.

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TYLENOL with Codeine (acetaminophen and codeine) No. 3 contains powdered cellulose, magnesium stearate, sodium metabisulfite†, pregelatinized starch (corn), and modified starch (corn).

"Nov. 1, 2012 -- Two more drugs made by the New England Compounding Center (NECC) are crawling with various kinds of bacteria, FDA tests reveal.

Codeine phosphate, 7,8-didehydro-4, 5α-epoxy-3-methoxy-17-methylmorphinan-6α-ol phosphate (1:1) (salt) hemihydrate, a white crystalline powder, is a narcotic analgesic and antitussive. It has the following structural formula:

Acetaminophen, 4'-hydroxyacetanilide, a slightly bitter, white, odorless, crystalline powder, is a non-opiate, non-salicylate analgesic and antipyretic. It has the following structural formula:

The NECC is the Massachusetts compounding pharmacy whose drugs are the likely source of th".

Acetaminophen.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 300 mg No. 3 Codeine Phosphate. . . . . . . . . . . 30 mg (Warning: May be habit forming).

In addition, each tablet contains the following inactive ingredients:

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Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

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Last reviewed on RxList: 11/22/2010 This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances. Share this Article:

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Before using this medication, l your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: brain disorders (such as head injury, tumor, seizures), breathing problems (such as asthma, sleep apnea, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-COPD), kidney disease, liver disease, mental/mood disorders (such as confusion, depression), personal or family history of regular use/abuse of.

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Before taking this product, l your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to acetaminophen or codeine; or to other narcotic pain medications (such as morphine); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients (such as metabisulfite), which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

TYLENOL with Codeine (acetaminophen with codeine phosphate) Tablets, USP.

FDA: 2 More NECC Drugs Contaminated »

Seek emergency medical attention if a child taking this medication has any of the following life-threatening side effects: noisy breathing, sighing, slow breathing with long pauses between breaths; being unusually sleepy or hard to wake up; blue colored lips.

TYLENOL with Codeine (acetaminophen and codeine) No. 4 contains powdered cellulose, magnesium stearate, sodium metabisulfite†, pregelatinized starch (corn), and corn starch. †See WARNINGS.


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