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Single dose oral ibuprofen plus codeine for acute postoperative pain in adults.

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BACKGROUND: There is good evidence that combining two different analgesics in fixed doses in a single tablet can provide better pain relief in acute pain and headache than either drug alone, and that the drug-specific effects are essentially additive. This appears to be broadly true in postoperative pain and migraine headache across a range of different drug combinations and when tested in the same and different trials. Some combinations of ibuprofen and codeine are available without prescrip...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
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Journal:
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
Volume:
3
Issue:
3
Pages:
CD010107
Publication date:
2013
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-493X
ISSN:
1469-493X
URN:
uuid:0ec1f727-26e6-47c1-b520-9e166eb43ca2
Source identifiers:
243488
Local pid:
pubs:243488

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