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(aspirin, caffeine, and dihydrocodeine bitartrate) Capsules, USP
DEATH RELATED TO ULTRA-RAPID METABOLISM OF CODEINE TO MORPHINE
Respiratory depression and death have occurred in children who received codeine following tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy and had evidence of being ultra-rapidmetabolizers of codeine due to a CYP2D6 polymorphism.
The inactive ingredients present are alginic acid, cellulose, D&C Red 28, FD&C Blue 1, gelatin, iron oxides, stearic acid, and titanium dioxide.
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/4/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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