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Does codeine makes you high?

Yes.: This is one reason why people gets addicted to this drug. ...Read more

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Are DXM and codeine similar?

Are DXM and codeine similar?

No: Codeine is an opioid precursor that the body converts to Morphine. So its basically morphine. DXM is DXM and it is closer to ketamine in action. ...Read more

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What to do if I am highly alergic to codeine and opaites.?

What to do if I am highly alergic to codeine and opaites.?

Ensure It's Allergy: Codeine and opiates can cause non-allergic itching or hives. In fact before allergists could use histamine as a positive control for allergy testing they used codeine as a substitute because if you poke it into the skin, it creates a red itchy bump. ...Read more

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I am taking codeine phosphate30mg amitroptiline 30g and zopicpone 7-5 mg is this ok?

I am taking codeine phosphate30mg amitroptiline 30g and zopicpone 7-5 mg is this ok?

Space them out: The codeine and zopiclone are both central nervous system depressants and you need to use caution when taking together. The doses are probably safe together, but as a general rule sedating meds should be spaced out 2-4 hours from each other to prevent respiratory depression and significant side effects. ...Read more

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Why am I insomniac with codeine?

Why am I insomniac with codeine?

Look for caffeine: Many of the common (prescribed) preparations of Codeine contain caffeine, which could very likely be the cause of insomnia. Insomnia is also a possible side effect to the Codeine itself. ...Read more

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Is codeine good for pain relief?

Is codeine good for pain relief?

Consult you doctor..: Before taking any medications. Codeine is often used for the relief of mild to moderately severe pain when the use of an opioid analgesic is appropriate. Again it is important to consult your physician for a proper pain assessment to determine the appropriate course of therapy. ...Read more

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What are side effects of codeine?

What are side effects of codeine?

Similar to morphine: Codiene is classed as an opiate. The parent drug of this class is morphine. The side effects are similar for all drugs in the class and include itching, nausea, vomiting, euphoria, drowsiness, dry mouth, depression, urinary retention (difficulty urinating) and constipation. A potentially serious side effect is respiratory depression or a slowing of respirations leading to respiratory arrest. ...Read more

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Could I mix codeine with alcohol?

Could I mix codeine with alcohol?

Please Don't!!: Per Drugs. Com - mixing codeine & alcohol may ^ " nervous system side effects such as drowsiness, dizziness, lightheadedness, difficulty concentrating, and impairment in thinking and judgment. In severe cases, low blood pressure, respiratory distress, fainting, coma, or even death may occur. " ...Read more

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What cough syrups contain codeine?

What cough syrups contain codeine?

Prescription only...: There are no over the counter cough syrups containing codeine. You need a prescription from a doctor for a cough med with Codeine in it. ...Read more

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Does meclizine have codeine in it?

Does meclizine have codeine in it?

No: Meclizine is an antihistamine medication that is used to prevent and treat nausea, vomiting, and dizziness induced by motion sickness. Meclizine is also used for vertigo. ...Read more

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I'm addicted to codeine please help?

Detox: Seek a license professional that can help with your detoxification. Most md are not trained or equipped to handle these problems. And stay out of southern ohio. ...Read more

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Is hydromet another type of codeine?

Is hydromet another type of codeine?

No: This medication has hydrocodone as the active opioid for cough suppression. They are both opioids but different. ...Read more

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How long after taking codeine can I drink?

How long after taking codeine can I drink?

12 hours: The half life of Codeine is about 3 hours. To be safe I would wait at least 12 hours after taking Codeine before you consume alcohol. ...Read more

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Are there are cough syrups without codeine?

Are there are cough syrups without codeine?

Yes: Dextramethorphan also seen on labels as "dm" is a common non-narcotic cough suppressant. It is marketed as delsym (dextromethorphan). Before using cough suppressant medications, check with your physician to assess the cause of the cough so it can be treated directly rather than just suppressing it. ...Read more

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Why do some people get addicted to codeine?

Why do some people get addicted to codeine?

Addict: Addiction is a complex biological, psychological and social disease. There are risk factors that can more than likely predict who will be more likely to develop addiction. Also the type of medication used is also an issue in this situation. ...Read more

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What is actavis syrup with codeine used for?

What is actavis syrup with codeine used for?

Promethazine: With Codeine is what I believe you are referring to (also known as Phenergan (promethazine) with Codeine)-used as a cough syrup. Popular drug of abuse, too! ...Read more

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Is tramacet in the same league as codeine?

Is tramacet in the same league as codeine?

Sort of: Tramacet (we in the States call it Ultracet) is a combination of Ultram (Tramadol) and paracetamol. Tramadol activates opiate receptors in the body, reducing pain, but not in the brain. Since it doesn't produce a "high", its addictive properties are less than that of codeine. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Codeine and codon. Are they interchangeable?

Codeine and codon. Are they interchangeable?

Unlikely: Not sure that codon exists but if you mean oxycodone that is quite different than codeine. ...Read more

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What drugs can be used if allergic to codeine?

Tramadol: Http://www. Uic. Edu/pharmacy/services/di/faq/codeine. Php.

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Is it safe to take 90mg of Codeine in one dose?

No - so don't.: 60mg in one dose is the safe max. You can take this as often as 4X per day - but don't make the time span too close. You can become unresponsive/unconscious. That's dangerous. Please be careful. People have died. ...Read more

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Is 50 mg of tramodol same as 500mg of codeine?

Is 50 mg of tramodol same as 500mg of codeine?

Tramadol/codeine: These are two different molecules. While there are fancy tables equating doses - there have never been any comparative studies actually studying the equivalent dosing amounts. Both help with pain and certainly one cannot equate how much tramadol equals 500mg Codeine. ...Read more

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I need a list of cough syrups that contain codeine?

I need a list of cough syrups that contain codeine?

Google: There are many.

And they need prescriptions.

Why would you ask?

A lung doc is better than codeine. ...Read more

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Help please! Is consuming 40 mg of codeine addictive?

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Help please! Is consuming 40 mg of codeine addictive?

Codeine: Codeine is a narcotic medication. Any narcotic would have addiction potential at any dosage. ...Read more

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I need your expertise, is codeine a good downer for speed?

I need your expertise, is codeine a good downer for speed?

Please get clean: You're 32 years old and you have many good years ahead of you, but only if you are able to put "speed" (meth or one of its relatives) away. It has devastating effects on your body, and the way you phrase your question indicates you are already using various controlled substances without supervision. Somebody loves you, reeb. For their sake, if not your own, please get clean. ...Read more

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How long do I have to wait to drink after taking a codeine?

At least...: Six hours for light drinking, 12 to 24 for heavier - which you should not do in any case. ...Read more

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Should I take hyromet or a codeine-based drug for my cough?

Should I take hyromet or a codeine-based drug for my cough?

No difference: Hydromet contains codeine. Follow the prescribing doctors instruction. ...Read more

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What's the difference between codeine and other pain pills?

What's the difference between codeine and other pain pills?

Strength: Codeine is a very weak pain reliever. It also has significant side effects. ...Read more

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How long does it take for tyernol #4 with codeine to react?

How long does it take for tyernol #4 with codeine to react?

30 minute or so: The effect of the medication is a result of its absorption and with food in the stomach or not. But usually there is effect in 30 minute or so. ...Read more