Strong Pain Relief Tabsule (Amcal) is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) paracetamol + codeine. On this page you will find out more about Strong Pain Relief Tabsule (Amcal), including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: paracetamol + codeine
Information for medicine and pack size:
Strong Pain Relief Tabsule (Amcal) uncoated tablet, 24
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What this medicine is for
For the temporary relief of strong pain and discomfort associated with: headache, migraine headache, period pain, muscle pain, backache, neuralgia, rheumatic pain, tension headache, toothache, pain associated with trauma or surgery, symptoms of colds and flu.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||17.0mm capsule shaped, yellow uncoated tablet.|
|Dosage Form||Tablet, uncoated|
|Route of administration||Oral|
24, 40: Pharmacist Only Medicine (Over the counter)
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||4 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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