Each box contains 100 tabs
5 boxes in total (500 tabs)
Each Tablet contains Codeine Phosphate 30mg/ Paracetamol 500mg
Co-codamol tablets are found in two types, and they include paracetamol and codeine phosphate. Codeine is one of the medicines in a group called opioid analgesics which are very useful in offering pain relief. You can take on its own, or you can use it with other medicines such as paracetamol.
Co-codamol tablets are useful in treating severe pain. These tablets should be used by children who are more than twelve years of age to offer relief in cases of moderate pain which cannot be done by other types of medicines like ibuprofen or paracetamol alone.
How to use Co-codamol tablets
You should always take this medicine exactly as instructed by your doctor. You should remember not to take more than the instructed dose, stop taking the medication longer than what your doctor guides you to, and swallow the entire tablet with drinking water.
If you are an adult, you should take two Co-codamol tablets after every four to six hours to a total of 8 tablets for 24 hours. For the children between the ages of 16 to 18, they should take one to two tablets in six-hour duration and when it is necessary up to a total of 8 Co-codamol tablets in 24 hours. You should also keep in mind that this medicine should only be used for three days. In case the pain persists even after three days, consult the doctor’s advice. Additionally, you should not give Co-codamol tablets to children below 12 years old because it could lead to breathing issues.
Contents of Co-codamol 30/500 tablets
This medicine comprises of two active substances, and they include paracetamol and codeine phosphate. Every tablet has 30mg of the codeine phosphate as well as 500mg of paracetamol. The ingredients are: maize starch,pregelatinised starch,microcrystalline,potassium sorbate,cellulose,providone,magnesium stearate,talc,stearic acid and Type A croscarmellose sodium.
They are white and capsule shaped and has the word SOLPADOL on its side. They are available in 100-tablet cartons.
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