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Acetaminophen with codeine #3 dosage





Tylenol with Codeine 3 (codeine-acetaminophen) Report for

12/17/2014
01:11 | Author: Ryan Brooks

Acetaminophen with codeine #3 dosage
Tylenol with Codeine 3 (codeine-acetaminophen) Report for

Tylenol with Codeine #3 contains acetaminophen 300 mg and codeine Most common dosages (by patients currently taking Tylenol with Codeine #3).

This medication can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.

FDA pregnancy category C. It is not known whether this medication is harmful to an unborn baby, but it could cause breathing problems or addiction/withdrawal symptoms in a newborn. Before you take acetaminophen and codeine, l your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment.

Avoid drinking alcohol while taking acetaminophen and codeine. Alcohol may increase your risk of liver damage while taking acetaminophen.

Tylenol with Codeine #3 contains acetaminophen 300 mg and codeine phosphate 30 mg and is used for relief of mild-to-moderate pain.

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Do not use more of this medication than is recommended. An overdose of acetaminophen can cause serious harm. The maximum amount of acetaminophen for adults is 1 gram (1000 mg) per dose and 4 grams (4000 mg) per day. Taking more acetaminophen could cause damage to your liver. If you drink more than three alcoholic beverages per day, talk to your doctor before taking acetaminophen and never use more than 2 grams (2000 mg) per day.

All dosages based on patients currently taking Tylenol with Codeine #3. See top 10 dosages

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8 mg daily since Feb 17, 2011.

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Since acetaminophen and codeine is taken as needed, you may not be on a dosing schedule. If you are taking the medication regularly, take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and wait until your next regularly scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.

Before taking acetaminophen and codeine, l your doctor if you regularly use other medicines that make you sleepy (such as cold or allergy medicine, sedatives, other pain medicine, sleeping pills, muscle relaxers, and medicine for seizures, depression, or anxiety). They can add to sleepiness caused by codeine.

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Codeine may be habit-forming and should be used only by the person it was prescribed for. Acetaminophen and codeine should never be given to another person, especially someone who has a history of drug abuse or addiction. Keep the medication in a secure place where others cannot get to it.

Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine. An overdose of acetaminophen and codeine can be fatal.

300mg-30mg as needed since Nov 10, 2012.

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Codeine is in a group of drugs called narcotic pain relievers. Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever that increases the effects of codeine.

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Less serious side effects include:

Do not use this medication if you are allergic to acetaminophen (Tylenol) or codeine.

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Do not use any other cold, allergy, pain, or sleep medication without first asking your doctor or pharmacist. Acetaminophen (sometimes abbreviated as "APAP”) is contained in many combination medicines. If you use certain products together you may accidentally use too much acetaminophen. Read the label of any other medicine you are using to see if it contains acetaminophen or APAP.

Do not use any other cold, allergy, pain, or sleep medication without first asking your doctor or pharmacist. Acetaminophen (sometimes abbreviated as "APAP”) is contained in many combination medicines. If you use certain products together you may accidentally use too much acetaminophen. Read the label of any other medicine you are using to see if it contains acetaminophen or APAP.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

The combination of acetaminophen and codeine is used to relieve moderate to severe pain.

Acetaminophen and codeine may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.

Overdose symptoms may include extreme drowsiness, sweating, pinpoint pupils, nausea, vomiting, dark urine, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes), confusion, cold and clammy skin, fainting, weak pulse, seizure (convulsions), coma, blue lips, shallow breathing, or no breathing.

If you have any of these conditions, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely take this medication.

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

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Also l your doctor if you are using any of the following drugs:

Codeine may be habit-forming and should be used only by the person it was prescribed for. Keep the medication in a secure place where others cannot get to it.

Acetaminophen and codeine can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. The use of codeine by some nursing mothers may lead to life-threatening side effects in the baby. Do not use this medication without ling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.

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Before using acetaminophen and codeine, l your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs, or if you have:

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

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.

l your doctor if you drink more than three alcoholic beverages per day or if you have ever had alcoholic liver disease (cirrhosis). You may not be able to take medication that contains acetaminophen.

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300 mg-30 mg daily since Mar 15, 2011.

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This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with acetaminophen and codeine. l your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without ling your doctor.

l your doctor if you drink more than three alcoholic beverages per day or if you have ever had alcoholic liver disease (cirrhosis). You may not be able to take medication that contains acetaminophen.

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This medication can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.

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