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Fioricet with Codeine

Fioricet with Codeine

INDICATIONS

Fioricet with Codeine is indicated for the relief of the symptom complex of tension (or muscle contraction) headache.

Evidence supporting the efficacy and safety of Fioricet with Codeine in the treatment of multiple recurrent headaches is unavailable. Caution in this regard is required because codeine and butalbital are habit-forming and potentially abusable.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

One or 2 capsules every 4 hours. Total daily dosage should not exceed 6 capsules.

Extended and repeated use of this product is not recommended because of the potential for physical dependence.

HOW SUPPLIED

Fioricet with Codeine Capsules

Dark blue, opaque cap with a light grey, opaque body. Cap is imprinted twice with "FIORICET" and "CODEINE" in light blue. Body is imprinted twice with four-head profile in red. Bottles of 100 are supplied with child-resistant closures. (NDC 52544-958-01)

Store and Dispense

Below 30°C (86°F); tight container.

Keep out of reach of children.

Address medical inquiries to: WATSON, Medical Communications, P.O. Box 1953 Morristown, NJ 07962-1953. Distributed By: Watson Pharma, Inc. Morristown, NJ 07962. Revised: April 2011

Last reviewed on RxList: 8/8/2011
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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