17 Aug 2009
Anything with codeine has the potential for abuse. Codeine is considered a narcotic, and narcotics work by binding to the opioid receptors in the brain and spinal cord to reduce pain, and give off a euphoric feeling, or a high. While prometh with codeine is not a strong narcotic, it is a narcotic none the less and should be used by the person it is prescribed for ONLY and be stored so children don't have access to it.
- Codeine / Promethazine Information for Consumers
- Codeine / Promethazine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Codeine / Promethazine (detailed)
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I have a really bad cough and cold and wanted to know which medication would help me sleep better.
1 answer • 30 Jan 2013
What is the real color of the Actual HITECH brand promethazine with codeine and does it taste fruity
... or robotussiny ??(like yucky cough syrup)please help me find an answer ASAP thank you
1 answer • 7 Dec 2014
Codeine/Promethazine - Why are people prescribed 16 ounces ? I don't see why a doctor would give out
... a prescription for that much cough syrup
1 answer • 20 Apr 2015
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