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Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets 24s

SKU : OTCSOLMIG|PIP-Code : 3207560|EAN : 5012616291883
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Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets provide effective relief from migraines in adults and children aged 12 years and over.
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Caution : This medicine contains codeine. Codeine should not be taken for more than 3 days as it can cause addiction. We can only supply one pack of codeine-containing product per customer.
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Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets

Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets provide effective relief from migraines in adults and children aged 12 years and over. They can also be used for other headaches, period pain, dental pain, muscle and joint pain, backache, fibrositis, tennis elbow, sports injuries (e.g. sprains, strains) and the pain of non-serious arthritis.

Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets contain two active ingredients that work on your body in different ways to relieve pain and ease stiffness:
  • Ibuprofen: a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) which relieves pain and reduce inflammation.
  • Codeine: an opioid analgesics which act to relieve pain.
Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets contain codeine and should only be used for pain that is not relieved by other painkillers such as paracetamol or ibuprofen alone. They should be taken for a maximum of 3 days. 
This product is intended for short term use only. You should take the lowest effective dose for the shortest time necessary to relieve your symptoms.

Adults and children aged 12 years and over:
  • Swallow 1 or 2 tablets with water, every 4 to 6 hours as needed.
  • Leave at least 4 hours between doses.
  • Do not take more than 6 tablets in 24 hours.
  • Do not take more than the recommended dose.
This medicine should not be taken for more than 3 days. If the pain does not improve after 3 days, talk to your doctor for advice.
  • Active Ingredients: Ibuprofen 200mg and Codeine Phosphate Hemihydrate 12.8mg.
  • Other Ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, hydrogenated vegetable oil, sodium starch glycollate, colloidal silicon dioxide, lactose, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol.
  • Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets contains codeine which can cause addiction if you take it continuously for more than 3 days. This can give you withdrawal symptoms from the medicine when you stop taking it.
  • If you take a painkiller for headaches for more than 3 days it can make them worse.
  • Codeine is not recommended in children with breathing problems, since the symptoms of morphine toxicity may be worse in these children.
  • This medicine belongs to a of medicines which may impair fertility in women. This effect goes away when the medicine is stopped. It is unlikely that this medicine, used occasionally, will affect your chances of becoming pregnant, however tell your doctor before taking this medicine if you have problems becoming pregnant.
  • Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets can affect your ability to drive as it may make you sleepy or dizzy. Do not drive while taking this medicine until you know how it affects you. It is an offence to drive if this medicine affects your ability to drive.
Do not take Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets:
  • If you have ever had an allergic reaction to codeine, ibuprofen, aspirin or any other NSAID or to any of the other ingredients.
  • If you have ever had a stomach ulcer, perforation or bleeding of the stomach.
  • If you are taking aspirin at doses above 75mg daily.
  • If you are taking other products containing ibuprofen or other NSAID painkillers.
  • If you suffer from severe heart or liver problems, or kidney problems.
  • If you are under 12 years, due to the risk of severe breathing problems.
  • For pain relief in children and adolescents (12-18 years of age) after removal of their tonsils or adenoids due to obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome
  • If you know that you metabolise very rapidly codeine into morphine.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Medicines such as Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets may be associated with a small increased risk of heart attack (myocardial infarction) or stroke. Any risk is more likely with high doses and prolonged treatment. Ask your doctor or pharmacist before you take this medicine:
  • If you suffer or have suffered from asthma or allergic disease.
  • If you are elderly.
  • If you suffer from digestive disease, high blood pressure or autoimmune diseases such as Lupus.
  • If you have heart problems, previous stroke or think that you might be at risk of these conditions (for example if you have high blood pressure, high cholesterol or are a smoker).
  • If you are taking aspirin at doses below 75mg.
  • If you are trying to become pregnant.
  • If you have had an operation to remove your gall bladder or recent stomach surgery.
  • If you are taking medicines which make you drowsy or sleepy including sleeping tablets, sedatives, tricyclic antidepressants, tranquillizers e.g. phenothiazine or alcohol.
  • If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets if you are taking any other medicines, particularly:
  • Drugs to prevent blood clotting (antiplatelet drugs e.g. aspirin).
  • Water tablets (diuretics).
  • MAOIs or lithium (to treat depression).
  • Methotrexate.
  • Zidovudine.
  • Sulfonylureas (hypoglycaemic agents).
  • Antibiotics (e.g. ciprofloxacin and aminoglycosides such as gentamycin).
  • Mifepristone.
  • Domperidone.
  • Metoclopramide (to treat nausea and vomiting).
  • Opiate painkillers.
  • Drugs for high blood pressure (e.g. captopril, atenolol or losartan).
  • Corticosteroids (to treat allergic or inflammatory disorders).
  • Blood thinning drugs (anticoagulants e.g. warfarin). If you take these and you need to take a pain reliever on a daily basis, talk to your doctor because of the risk of bleeding. But you can still take occasional doses of Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets at the same time as anticoagulants.
Always read the product information. Click on the link below to view the Patient Information Leaflet. Requires Adobe Reader – if you cannot open the file, please click here to download.

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