Codeine or methylmorphine is an opiate used for its analgesic properties. It is also used to treat coughing and diarrhea. It is marketed as the salts codeine sulfate and codeine phosphate. Codeine hydrochloride is more commonly marketed in continental Europe and other regions. Codeine is an opium derivative that is rather similar to morphine in actions, uses. To: navigation, search. See also: codéine and codeïne English.
Wikipedia has an article on: codeine codeine (usually uncountable, plural codeines). Codeine is an opiate used for its analgesic, antitussive, antidiarrheal, antihypertensive, anxiolytic,antidepressant, sedative and hypnotic properties.
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Codeine is an opiate used to treat pain, as a cough medicine, and for diarrhea.
It is typically used to treat mild to moderate degrees of pain. Greater benefit may occur when combined with paracetamol (acetaminophen) or a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) such as aspirin or ibuprofen.