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Brand name: Panadeine TM

Active ingredients: paracetamol + codeine

What it is used for

Temporary relief of pain and discomfort associated with headache, tension headache, migraine, menstruation, rheumatic, muscular and neuralgic conditions, influenza and dental procedures. Reduces fever. NEW INDICATIONS AS AT 26 JULY 1994- For the temporary relief of pain and discomfort associated with headache, tension headache, migraine, period pain, colds and flu, muscle pain, back pain, toothache, arthritis and neuralgia. Reduces fever. INDICATIONS AS AT 30 OCTOBER 2001 - For the temporary relief of pain and discomfort associated with headache (including tension and migraine headache), muscle pain, period pain, arthritis, neuralgia, colds and flu, back pain and toothache. Reduces fever.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Moisture
  • Lifetime is 3 Years.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Flat round white 1.27cm tablet with bevelled edges front face marking "panadeine", back face plain with a breakbar.

Images are the copyright of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Disclaimer

The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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