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Brand name: Paracetamol plus Codeine 500 mg/10 mg (Pharmacy Action) TM

Active ingredients: paracetamol + codeine

What it is used for

Fast effective temporary relief of strong pain including migraine headache, toothache, period pain, minor arthritic pain and aches and pains associated with colds and flu. 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
  • Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.

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

Visual appearance

White capsule shaped biconvex uncoated tablets

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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