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Brand name: Panadeine Rapid TM

Active ingredients: paracetamol + codeine

What it is used for

For temporary relief of strong and moderate pain and discomfort associated with headache, muscle pain, period pain, tension headache, arthritis, neuralgia, migraine, cold and flu, backache, toothache, sinus pain and headache and sore throat. 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 25 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 18 Months.

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

Visual appearance

A large white, round, flat 22mm diameter bevelled edge tablet, plain on both faces. Free from blackspecks

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.

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

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