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Phenergan Vc With Codeine V (Overview)

Phenergan VC with Codeine V is a decongestant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common cold or symptom drug).


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Is it possible to overdose on 75ml of promethazine vc codeine syrup?

Is it possible to overdose on 75ml of promethazine vc codeine syrup?

Yes: Yes. What may represent a fatal overdose for one patient may be tolerated by another patient. Any combination of opiates such as Codeine with other drugs that can cause sleepiness such as Promethazine is potentially dangerous. ...Read more

Dr. Marvin Ott
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Phenergan Vc With Codeine V (Overview)

Phenergan VC with Codeine V is a decongestant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common cold or symptom drug).


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Please define codeine dependency. How ugh per day means addiction?

Please define codeine dependency. How ugh per day means addiction?

It's not the mg/day: Maladaptive pattern of drug use, leading to clinically significant impairment shown by physical tolerance; withdrawal syndrome; taking larger amounts/over longer period than intended; unsuccessful efforts to cut down on use; spending much time in obtaining drug; giving up important social, work, & other activities to use; continued use despite known harm to health, important parts of life. ...Read more

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Hi docs, do you think I can get my gp to prescribe me just pure codeine?

Hi docs, do you think I can get my gp to prescribe me just pure codeine?

Codeine: There is nothing you can do to get a doctor to prescribe exactly what you want. Prescribing is based on your history, the exam, your age etc... and what the doctor is comfortable prescribing based on a strong indication and need for that script. ...Read more

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I have codeine 25mg/5ml oral solution prescribed november 2010 wih no expiry date. Can anyone over 18 still use this safely or do I need to dispose of?

I have codeine 25mg/5ml oral solution prescribed november 2010 wih no expiry date. Can anyone over 18 still use this safely or do I need to dispose of?

Bad idea : No conscious physician would recommend any person other than the person prescribed take a prescription medication. Certainly not a controlled medication such as codeine. I'd talk to your physician directly about potential risks & side effects of controlled meds which can be fatal. ...Read more

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What's promethazine vc used to treat? Does it have codeine?

Upper resp. tract sx: Promethazine vc is used for temporary relief of upper respiratory tract symptoms, including nasal congestion, associated with allergy or the common cold. Plain Promethazine vc does not contain codeine.. ...Read more

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Codeine, does this work for ovulation pain as well?

It can: If u want to try to prevent ovulatory pain then take bc pills or other hormonal birth control which should prevent ovulation. ...Read more

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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 Fiorinal (aspirin butalbital and caffeine) w Codeine dangerous, or just addictive?

Is Fiorinal (aspirin butalbital and caffeine) w Codeine dangerous, or just addictive?

Fiorinal (aspirin butalbital and caffeine): Fiorinal (aspirin butalbital and caffeine) actually contains 3 drugs that can be addictive codeine a narcotic, butalbital a barbiturate and caffeine all of which may become addictive it also contains aspirin which has its own dangers Care should be taken when used frequently ...Read more

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Phenergan (Definition)

Promethazine is an inotrope which is a kind of heart ...Read more