Common brands: Tylenol® with Codeine, Tylenol® #3, Tylenol® #4
Acetaminophen with codeine is used to treat pain. Codeine is an opioid, which means that it works like morphine.
Tell the doctor or pharmacist if you:
Tell your doctor or dentist what other prescription, over-the-counter, or herbal medicine you take.
Possible side effects can include:
Call 911 if you have trouble breathing or your face, tongue, or throat starts to swell.
See a doctor or phone Health Link right away for any of the below:
See your doctor if your symptoms or health problems don’t get better or get worse.
If you have any questions or concerns about this medicine, speak with your doctor or pharmacist.
If you think you've taken too much of this medicine, call the poison control centre (PADIS) 24/7 at 1-800-332-1414 or go to an emergency department.
For 24/7 nurse advice and general health information call Health Link at 811.
Current as of: May 1, 2017
Author: Poison and Drug Information Service (PADIS)
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