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A 40-year-old female asked:

I have just taken 45mg codeine and 5mg of temazepam together, by mistake. is there a risk if i go to sleep i might stop breathing?

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 40 years experience
Codeine Temazepam: This really depends on whether you have been on these medications for a long time or not. Also knowing the doses makes no difference as the medications work differently on people. Judging from the amounts you took in most people this will just make you very tired and sleepy.
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