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What Is Codeine?

An opiate, codeine is considered one of the most widely used drug in the world. Already in the generic form, codeine is part of a group of drugs that are used as narcotic pain medicines to treat mild to moderate pain. It is also used as a cough suppressant and a small amount in the body converts to morphine. The drug is available in both white scored tablets and a liquid solution for injection.

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