What is Tylenol with Codeine #2?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Codeine-acetaminophen (paracetamol)

Tylenol with codeine #2 is a combination product that contains Acetaminophen 300 mg, codeine phosphate 15 mg, and caffeine 15 mg. It is used for mild to moderate pain.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain 6 3
Fibromyalgia 4 2
Back pain 1 2
Complex regional pain syndrome type I 1 2

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 2
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Tylenol with Codeine #2

Side effect Patients
Constant tiredness 1
Daytime tiredness 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Tylenol with Codeine #2

Dosage Patients
300-30 mg four times daily 1
4hours as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Tylenol with Codeine #2

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Tylenol with Codeine #2

Duration

Currently taking Tylenol with Codeine #2

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Tylenol with Codeine #2

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 4
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Tylenol with Codeine #2

Sep 1, 2011 (Started Aug 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 18, 2011 (Started Aug 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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