Codeine is opioid painkiller for mild-to moderately severe pain. Codeine is available as codeine phosphate or combined with paracetemol as Co-Codamol. You can buy codeine through this website subject to approval by our affiliated partners registered doctors.
Codeine phospate has a long history as a painkiller, cough suppressant, and anti-diarrhea medication. Codeine is one of the isomers in morphine which was the first opioid medication for severe pain and is still widely used.
Dihydrocodeine is semi-synthetic opioid painkiller used to control moderate to severe pain. It is prescribed for conditions such as sciatica, arthritis, nerve pain, post-surgical pain and cancer pain.
Prescription Co-Codamol combines up to 30mg of codeine with 500mg of paracetemol available in tablet or effervescent form. Adding codeine to paracetemol provides a more effective painkiller, often prescribed for post surgical pain. Co-Codamol is available OTC in the UK but in a milder formulation than the prescription strength version.
Solpadol is a co-codamol brand containing 30mg of codeine and 500mg of paracetemol in each tablet. It is available as both oral tablets and effervescent lozenges.
Kapake is a brand version of co-codamol. It contains 30mg of codeine and 500mg of paracetemol. Kapake is available as tablets or capsules
Co-Dydramol is a co-codamol brand that provides a lower dose of codeine per tablet. Co-Dydramol contains 10mg of codeine and 500mg of paracetemol per tablet.
Zapain is a co-codamol brand providing a 30mg dose of codeine and a 500mg dose of paracetemol per pill. Zapain is available as both capsules and tablets.