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A 45-year-old member asked:

How bad for the body is it drink codeine after the pain it was prescribed for is gone?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Alvin Stein
Pain Management 62 years experience
Yes: Why would anyone want to take a pain medication or narcotic when there is no indication. The less medication that one takes the better they are.
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