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In rare cases, it's possible to have a serious allergic reaction anaphylaxis to co-codamol. These are not all the side effects of co-codamol. For a full list, see the leaflet inside your medicine packet. You can report any suspected side effect to the UK safety scheme.
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Feelings of sickness should normally wear off after a few days. But in reality, if you're taking it as a painkiller under medical supervision, it's very unlikely you will get addicted to it.
And if you stop taking co-codamol suddenly you may suffer from withdrawal symptoms. It can cause feelings of relaxation, drowsiness, confusion, nausea, itchiness and constipation, especially if taken in large doses.
Codeine bought from dealers or online may not have had safety testing, and could be cut with other drugs. Talk to your doctor if you're not sure how long you need to take co-codamol for. However, it's important to treat pain in pregnancy.
Some people get addicted to codeine after being prescribed it to treat physical pain. Prescribed codeine It takes around one hour for codeine to take effect. If you take codeine at the end of pregnancy there's a risk that your baby may get withdrawal symptoms after birth.
How to cope with side effects of co-codamol What oon do about: constipation — eat more high-fibre foods such as fresh fruit and vegetables and cereals. Paracetamol seems to work by blocking "chemical messengers" in the brain that tell us we have pain. If your doctor has prescribed co-codamol for you, take it as you've been advised. Withdrawal symptoms include: nervous tremors. How long can I take co-codamol for?
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Tolerance can also build up, so that users have to take more just to get the same effects or to avoid unpleasant withdrawals. How will I know if I'm addicted?
If you can, it may also help to do some gentle exercise. What is codeine cut with? Mixing Is it dangerous to mix with other drugs? When will I feel better? Because codeine is highly addictive, medicines that contain it such as co-codamol carry warnings on the packs about the risk of addiction.
If you're addicted to co-codamol, you may find it difficult to stop taking it or feel you need to take it more often than necessary. Codeine can show up on a urine test for up to 2 days. Codeine is an opioid medication prescribed to reduce physical pain. If you are taking co-codamol and want to breastfeed, discuss this with your doctor first. In rare cases, it's possible to have a serious allergic reaction anaphylaxis to co-codamol.
Non-urgent advice: Tell your pharmacist or doctor if coo trying to get pregnant codaamol breastfeeding For more information about how codeine can affect you and your baby during pregnancy see the Best Use of Medicines in Pregnancy BUMPs website. Equally co-codamol can stop some medicines working as well as they should. It keeps on working for about 5 hours. It affects pain receptors in the central nervous system and the brain to block pain als to the rest of the body.
Co-codamol and breastfeeding It's not generally recommended for women to take co-codamol while breastfeeding. Physical dependence is common in regular users.
The risks Physical health risks As with any prescribed medicine, codeine can cause side effects — and you should always read the list of common side effects included with a medication, and any Cwn printed on the packaging. You can report any suspected side effect to the UK safety scheme. If your pain has not gone away, talk to your pharmacist or doctor.
Do not drink too much alcohol. How long will it be detectable? Codeine is especially dangerous to mix with alcohol, benzodiazepines like diazepam Valium and other opioid drugs.
Taking more codeine than prescribed to you by a doctor, or taking illegal codeine such as from a friend, a dealer or websiteincreases the risk of overdose and other side effects, such as: Lower blood pressure and abnormal breathing, which can lead to respiratory arrest — which is when you overdoxe breathing altogether. Co-codamol takes up to 1 hour to work.
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This may not be true for codeine bought from a dealer or over the internet, however. Talk to your doctor about taking an anti-sickness medicine if xo carries on for longer. In early pregnancy, codeine has been linked to some problems in the unborn baby. You may need to take it for longer if you have a long-term condition such as back pain.
Small amounts of codeine are sometimes mixed with other medicines — like paracetamol, ibuprofen and aspirin — and these can be bought from a chemist or pharmacy. Your doctor can help you decide what's right for you and your baby. Addiction Yes, codeine is addictive.