Active ingredients: aspirin + codeine
What it is used for
Rapid, effective, temporary relief from pain associated with: headaches and migraine headaches, rheumatic and arthritic pain, neuralgia (nerve pain), toothaches, cold and flu symptoms, sore throats, period pain, fibrositis. Reduces inflammation associated with back and muscular pain, and strains and sprains. Reduces fever. (Labelling)
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
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White, circular, flat tablet with bevelled edges, one side embossed with "D-sword-F" motif and the reverse side is plain
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
This medicine contains the active ingredients:
If you are over 65 years of age, there may be specific risks and recommendations for use of this medicine. Please discuss your individual circumstances with your pharmacist, doctor or health professional. For more information read our page on medication safety for older people.
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient aspirin + codeine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems