Codeine Tablets 60mg

Codeine tablets 60 mg are generally an opiate which is used to treat cough, diarrhea and a mild degree of pain. It is a narcotic pain-reliever and cough suppressant similar to morphine and hydrocodone. Moreover, a small amount of codeine is converted to morphine in the body.


How will I know if this drug is approved for my sleep disorder and how should I take it?
The reputed international drug approval body—FDA approves this medicine for the treatment of cough and mild pain.

What are the active and inactive ingredients?
Active IngredientCodeine phosphate
Inactive ingredients

How long does the effect stay?
Peak effect is reached within 1 to 2 hours and the duration of analgesic and antitussive action are 4 hours and 4 to 6 hours respectively.

Is there any major side-effect I should be concerned about?
Until you consume this medication as per the recommended doses it will not cause any major side-effects. However, depending on the medical history, some users may face some notable side-effects including slow heart rate, weak pulse, fainting, and shallow breathing.

Is there any drug interaction possible?

How should I store the medicine?

The medicine should be stored in a cool& dry place. Keep it away from the reach of kids and pets.