What is Panadeine Forte?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Codeine-acetaminophen (paracetamol)

Panadeine Forte is an international brand name for the combination of codeine phosphate and paracetamol (acetaminophen). It is used to treat pain.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain 22 8
Fibromyalgia 5 0
Migraine 3 4
Pain in lower back 2 0
Anxious mood 1 0

Show all 11 reasons taken


  • 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
3
Mild
4
None
5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Panadeine Forte

Side effect Patients
Constipation 3
Drowsiness 1
Sleepiness 1
Tiredness 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Panadeine Forte

Dosage Patients
300-30 mg twice daily 1
1,000mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Panadeine Forte

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 5
Doctor's advice 2
Personal research 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 6 patients who've stopped taking Panadeine Forte

Duration

Currently taking Panadeine Forte

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Panadeine Forte

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
6 months - 1 year 1
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 5
Sometimes 2
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 5
Not at all hard to take 7
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 3
< $25 5
Not specified 4

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Panadeine Forte after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Diclofenac (Voltaren Gel) 1

Patients stopped taking Panadeine Forte and switched to:

Treatment Patients
tapentadol (Nucynta) 1
Tramadol (Ultram) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Panadeine Forte.