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Robaxisal contains codeine phosphate and tylenol (acetaminophen) contains codeine, what's the difference?

Robaxisal contains codeine phosphate and tylenol (acetaminophen) contains codeine, what's the difference?

Not totally true: Robaxisal is a combination of aspirin and a muscle relaxant. It does not contain codeine. Robaxisal-C contains the same two components plus codeine. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a mild pain reliever and not a muscle relaxant. ...Read more

Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Acetaminophen And Codeine (Definition)

This combination of drugs is used to relieve mild to moderate pain. ...Read more


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Can i take doxylamine succinate and tylenol (acetaminophen) w codeine?

Can i take doxylamine succinate and tylenol (acetaminophen) w codeine?

Recommend caution: I would not recommend it if you are naive to either medication just because of how sedating the doxylamine and Codeine are in general. The sedating effects in each may compound each other. If you need the pain killer and the sleep aid, and they are prescribed as so, i would recommend staggering the medications to avoid peaks of the medication occurring at the same time. ...Read more

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Can you alternate tramadol and tylenol (acetaminophen) #3?

Can you alternate tramadol and tylenol (acetaminophen) #3?

Yes: Yes but i would recommend taking one of them since they are both short acting pain medications. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take tylenol (acetaminophen). And tramadol together? Tylenol (acetaminophen).500mg and tramadol 50mg..

Is it safe to take tylenol (acetaminophen). And tramadol together?  Tylenol (acetaminophen).500mg and tramadol 50mg..

Tramadol & tylenol (acetaminophen): Yes, it is safe, and it even makes sense. Both medications are analgesics, but they work by different mechanisms, thus their effects should be additive. You could also add Ibuprofen to the mix, since it is also an analgesic with a different mechanism. ...Read more

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Does cyclabenzaprene boost norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

No: They are two separate pain medications working on different pathways. If taken under the supervision of a doctor they are safe. If they are experimented with they can be lethal. ...Read more

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Combining tylenol (acetaminophen) and hydrocodone, is this okay?

Combining tylenol (acetaminophen) and hydrocodone, is this okay?

Combination: Yes this is possible. Many preparations have this combination eg lortab, norco, xodol you have to be careful not to use more than 350mg tylenol (acetaminophen). New fda guideline limits tylenol (acetaminophen) component to no more than 350mg. ...Read more

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What does mixing norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and pseudoephedrine do?

What does mixing norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and pseudoephedrine do?

A bit of a buzz: Pseudoephrine will cause the release of catacholamines (adrenaline like substances) which will make you a bit hyper. The Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is sedating, so this will be countered. Mixing drugs like this can result in unexpected results and so is not recommended. ...Read more

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Can i take tylenol (acetaminophen) with codeine and zoloft?

Can i take tylenol (acetaminophen) with codeine and zoloft?

Not a good idea: Zoloft (sertraline) interferes with the metabolism of Codeine and makes it less effective. ...Read more

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Hydrocodone or zydone (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) ok to use?

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Hydrocodone or zydone (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) ok to use?

Depends!: Ok to use for what purpose? Zydone (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is a brand of generic hydrocodone plus Acetaminophen (tylenol). In other words, it's used for to control pain that isn't relieved by non-narcotic means. Hydrocodone is an addicting opioid, similar to but less powerful than oxycodone & morphine. ...Read more

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What is stronger oxycodone, lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) or vicodin?

What is stronger  oxycodone, lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) or vicodin?

DEPENDS: It literally depends on the strength of the dose. It's like asking what weighs more - a pound of bricks or a pound of feathers? There are dosages of the oxycodone and hydrocodone that are relatively equal (supposedly) in potency or pain relieving strength. But medications (and dosages) can affect everyone differently. ...Read more

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Can Advil (ibuprofen) contain codeine?

Can Advil (ibuprofen) contain codeine?

Advil (ibuprofen): It does not contain codeine. It is an NSAID non steroidal anti inflammatory medication contains ibuprofen. ...Read more

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What is anexsia (acetaminophen and hydrocodone)?

Another Hydrocodone: Anexsia is just a brand of hydrocodone/acetaminophen like vicodin , lortab or norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen). So it is hydrocodone combined with tylenol (apap). ...Read more

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Could i take hydrocodone and tylenol (acetaminophen) together?

Could i take hydrocodone and tylenol (acetaminophen) together?

You can but...: Most hydrocodone prescriptions contain apap aka Acetaminophen (tylenol). Your total apap intake is what you need to monitor. In general, in adults who do not have liver problems and are not heavy drinkers, you want to avoid taking more than 4000mg in any given day; 2000mg if you are taking frequently/daily. ...Read more

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2 years expired acetaminophen w codeine elixir. Safe?

2 years expired acetaminophen w codeine elixir. Safe?

Not recommended: Any time you take expired medication, you run the risk of taking a medication that may have a different chemical makeup then was originally intended. I would recommend you dont use any medication beyond its expiration, especially not two years past. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: acetaminophen and codeine?

Pain Med: This combination of drugs is used to relieve mild to moderate pain. Codeine can be habit-forming. ...Read more

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