(Kapake®, Co-codamol (codeine/paracetamol))
Available as tablets or capsules.
Available as soluble tablets?
Yes - generic co-codamol/alternate brand
Available as a liquid?
Available as something for placing under your tongue?
Available as something for placing on your gum?
Available as a patch for putting on your skin?
Available as an injection?
Available as nasal/oral spray?
Safe or appropriate to crush
No information available. Consider changing to generic/alternate brand effervescent tablets. See co-codamol monograph.
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Usual formulation brand names
Is tablet/capsule specially coated?
Soluble tablet strength
Sublingual/buccal formulation strength
Transdermal patch strength
Nasal/oral spray Strength
Available as a licensed liquid or special?
Are specials or imports available?
Is the liquid medicine sugar free?
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
Advice on administration via enteral tube
Use dispersible co-codamol tablets, available generic or alternate brands. See Co-codamol monograph for further information.