Now that codeine is no longer available over the counter, it may be pertinent to focus on paracetamol consumption, where…
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Codeine dependence has been going undetected for ages despite high awareness of the problem among health professionals,…
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Codeine upscheduling is just the first step in a move towards reduced reliance on pain medications, say hospital pharmacists…
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More than 40 OTC codeine products have been upscheduled, but fewer than one-third are currently available through major…
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A pharmacist was so shocked by a script for 500 Valium and 1200 codeine tablets that he has launched a #metoo-style campaign…
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From 1 February, medicines that contain low-dose codeine will no longer be available over the counter. While this brings…
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Patients in debilitating pain will be flooding GP waiting rooms across Australia next week as the ban on pharmacies selling…
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