Doctor insights on:
Actifed With Codeine V Decongestant
After took panadol (acetaminophen) cold and flu (paracetamol, phenylephrine hydrochloride), can I take actifed afterwards (triprolidine hydrochloride, pseudoephedrine?
No: You shouldn't use both at the same time. If you want to switch from one to the other, wait until it is time for your next dose of the panadol, (acetaminophen) but then take the actifed instead. They are different medicines, but act in almost exactly the same fashion, so taking them together will result in too high a dose. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
AURI: Decongestants dry secretions from your nose when you have colds but it takes a few days before restoring your sense of smell because auri last a few days. ...Read more
Can you tell me which are the name of some injectable pain killers that don't contain morphine or codeine?
If i don't take the paracetamol and take only the codeine. Will it still be an effective painkiller on it's own?
Possibly: Many pain meds are combined with paracetamol to help boost their effectiveness. Now there is a big push from the fda to limit the amount of paracetamol in these combination medications to reduce the chances for accidental overdose since there is paracetamol in so many other combination meds. You can safely take 3000mg of paracetamol per day. ...Read more
Is it safe to take 3 cocodamols at once? 30mg codeine 500mg paracetamol. 2 isn't providing effective pain relief. Thanks!
Pain relief: Taking narcotic medication in doses greater than prescribed is unadvisable for several reasons. It may be dangerous leading to increased side effects or overdose. Many states require frequent drug tests when on a narcotic and overtaking may lead to failure and they also require discharge for these reasons. See your Dr for a med change if ineffective. ...Read more
I took Imatrex about an hour ago, and there has been NO change in my migraine. Can I take my codeine if this doesn't go away?
How old are you?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We cannot answer questions from minors. Knowing your country or state helps, too. Age, location, and gender, can affect our answer, since some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, and we expect it of you! ...Read more
I took codeine cough medicine and I was still coughing so I took nyquill? I am 60 it was just a mistake, I didn't realize it was dangerous. I don't ge
Never mix: your question was cut off: never mix codeine with Nyquil. ...Read more
Use with caution: Use of narcotics (opioid class of medication) such as codeine can increase risk of respiratory and CNS depression, and may worsen effects of hypothyroidism such as lethargy, impaired mentation, depression and constipation. Dosing of opioids should be reduced and used with caution to patients with hypothyroidism ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Actifed with codeine v antihistamine
- Side effects of actifed with codeine v
- Actifed with codeine v cough suppressant
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Actifed decongestant
- Actifed with codeine
- Robitussin ac v decongestant
- Phenergan vc with codeine v
- Talk to a pharmacologist online for free