Boots Paracetamol and Codeine Caplets - 32 Caplets

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Product description

This Medicine is sold by BOOTS UK LIMITED at the professional discretion of a Boots pharmacist.

Unfortunately, Next Day delivery is unavailable for this product.

Please note that you must be in to sign for this delivery.

Uses: For the short term treatment of acute moderate pain such as headache, period pain, neuralgia, toothache and rheumatic pain that is not relieved by aspirin, ibuprofen or paracetamol alone.

How to Use

Check the foil is broken before use. If it is, do not take that caplet. Swallow each caplet with water.

Adults over 18 years: Take one or two caplets, every 4 to 6 hours, if you need to. Don't take more than 8 caplets in any 24 hours.

Children aged 12 years to 18 years: Take one or two caplets, every 6 hours, if you need to. Don't take more than 8 caplets in any 24 hours.

Do not take for more than 3 days. If you need to use this medicine for more than 3 days you must speak to your doctor or pharmacist for advice.

Do not give to children under 12 years, due to the risk of severe breathing problems.

Do not take more medicine than the label tells you to. If you do not get better, talk to your doctor.

Hazards and Cautions

Do not take:

  • If you have severe liver disease
  • If you are pregnant

Talk to your pharmacist or doctor:

•If you are breastfeeding

Do not take with anything else containing paracetamol while taking this medicine.

Talk to a doctor at once if you take too much of this medicine, even if you feel well.

  • If you need to take this medicine continuously for more that 3 days you should see your doctor or pharmacist.
  • This medicine contains codeine which can cause addiction if you take it continuously for more than 3 days. If you take this medicine for headaches for more than 3 days it can make them worse.

How to store this medicine

Do not store above 25°C. Store in the original package.

Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.

Use by the date on the end flap of the carton

Age Restriction

You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.

Precautions

  • This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.
  • Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies.
  • Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.

Suitable For

Adults and children over 12 years of age.

Ingredients

Active Ingredients

Each tablet contains Codeine Phosphate Hemihydrate 8 mg, Paracetamol 500 mg.

Also contains: sodium metabisulphite (E223).


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Boots Paracetamol and Codeine Caplets - 32 Caplets

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5.0 out of 5 based on 1 user reviews All pain relief

£2.49 or 249 points

32 CAP £0.08 per 1CAP

2.49

Boots Paracetamol & Codeine Caplets dual action pain relief. Easy to swallow. Can cause addiction. For 3 days only. Please scroll down to view Active Ingredient(s) and strength.

When sold by Boots this product needs to be checked by our pharmacist. To ensure that it is appropriate for you to buy we will ask you to complete a questionnaire with a few simple questions.

Pharmacy Product

When sold by Boots this product needs to be checked by our pharmacist. To ensure that it is appropriate for you to buy we will ask you to complete a questionnaire with a few simple questions.

See details below, always read the label

Suitable For

Adults and children over 12 years of age.

Active ingredients

Codeine Phosphate Hemihydrate,Paracetamol

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