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Extract codeine from cough syrup

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
Pain Management 49 years experience
No: It has an antihistamine and a decongestant.

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Promethazine/Codeine: Promethazine Hydrochloride 6.25 mg/5 mL and Codeine Phosphate 10 mg/5 mL. Promethazine hydrochloride and codeine phosphate syrup is indicated for the ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Cough syrup: Codeine is a narcotic which helps to suppress coughs. If it contains guaifenesin that will help to break things up so that you can cough it out. Howe... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Cohn
Pain Management 36 years experience
Absolutely!: Codeine is a narcotic. Although weaker than many narcotics, it still has the same potential side effects from addiction to constipation, respiratory d... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robin Larabee
Pediatrics 27 years experience
It depends: It depends on the weight of the person, the amount of confine in the product, and the other ingredients. If there is Acetaminophen in the syrup, an o... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 40 years experience
Rondec: There is no codeine in this - its has the following chlorpheniramine maleate and phenylephrine hydrochloride
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
1 day only: The short half-life of Codeine in serum is only 2-4 hours. It takes approximately 6 half lives for a drug to be eliminated from your system. 4*6/24=1 ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Sorry : Doubt it but do not know the laws and availability in Canada . It's not OTC here
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
A Verified Doctoranswered
29 years experience
Codeine: May be not but since the medication contained codeine it would have to have been prescribed for you which would explain why the test may be positive.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
Internal Medicine 48 years experience
Yes: Should not be a problem to take codeine containing cough medicine six hours after lorazepam. Thanks for trusting HealthTap!