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What's the difference between promethazine and codeine syrup colors yellow and red?

What's the difference between promethazine and codeine syrup colors yellow and red?

Flavor: Promethazine (tradename: phenergan) and Codeine is available as a generic medication in different flavors that have different colors. If the name is promethazine/codein vc, then it also contains a decongestant, phenylephrine. ...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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Will anything bad happen if i mixed codeine syrup and nyquil together?

Will anything bad happen if i mixed codeine syrup and nyquil together?

Potential badness: You are basically mixing alcohol with a narcotic (codeine). That is exactly how many a young hollywood star dies every year. Please be careful in mixing these medications. I would suggest strongly that you do not. As always, consult your pcp if you have any questions about what he/she has prescribed for you. ...Read more

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Could you overdose on 2 ounces of promethazine codeine syrup?

Could you overdose on 2 ounces of promethazine codeine syrup?

Yes: Normal adult dose is 1-2 teaspoons, 2 ounces is a lot if taken as one dose. ...Read more

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Is it possible for me to take too much codeine cough syrup?

Is it possible for me to take too much codeine cough syrup?

Absolutely!: Codeine is a narcotic. Although weaker than many narcotics, it still has the same potential side effects from addiction to constipation, respiratory depression, and death. Only use according to prescription instructions and no more. ...Read more

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How much codeine cough syrup do somebody have to take to overdose?

How much codeine cough syrup do somebody have to take to overdose?

It depends: It depends on the weight of the person, the amount of confine in the product, and the other ingredients. If there is Acetaminophen in the syrup, an overdose can be fatal. Seek medical attention now. ...Read more

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Which cough syrups are sold over-the-counter containing codeine?

None in US.: None in the United States because codiene is a controlled substance. ...Read more

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How much time does it take to get codeine cough syrup out of your system?

How much time does it take to get codeine cough syrup out of your system?

For What?: Why are you asking? For a drug test? To take other medication? To be not detected? ...Read more

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