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Single dose oral paracetamol (acetaminophen) with codeine for postoperative pain in adults.

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BACKGROUND: This is an updated version of the Cochrane review published in Issue 4, 1998. Combining drugs from different classes with different modes of action may offer opportunity to optimise efficacy and tolerability, using lower doses of each drug to achieve the same degree of pain relief. Previously we concluded that addition of codeine to paracetamol provided additional pain relief, but at expense of additional adverse events. New studies have been published since. This review sought to...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online)
Issue:
1
Publication date:
2009-01-01
EISSN:
1469-493X
Source identifiers:
243446
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:243446
UUID:
uuid:9bd801e4-9494-4db3-9579-5e98774403d8
Local pid:
pubs:243446
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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