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Brand name: Painstop for Children Day-Time Pain Reliever TM

Active ingredients: paracetamol + codeine

What it is used for

For the temporary relief of acute moderate pain when paracetamol alone is not sufficient in patients over the age of 12 years (see also CONTRAINDICATIONS and Paediatric use).

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
  • Do not Refrigerate
  • Shelf lifetime is 30 Months.

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

Visual appearance

Clear colourless to pale brownish solution

Do I need a prescription?

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

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For side effects, taking other medicines and more

Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website

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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