Kapake®

(Kapake®, Co-codamol (codeine/paracetamol))

Available as tablets or capsules.
Tablets, capsules
Available as soluble tablets?
Yes - generic co-codamol/alternate brand
Available as a liquid?
No
Available as something for placing under your tongue?
No
Available as something for placing on your gum?
-
Available as granules?
-
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+
Generic name
Co-codamol (codeine/paracetamol)
Usual formulation brand names
Kapake®
Is tablet/capsule specially coated?
No
Modified release
No
Film coated
No
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Soluble tablet strength
-
Sublingual/buccal formulation strength
No
Granule strength
-
Transdermal patch strength
-
Injection strength
-
Nasal/oral spray Strength
-
Available as a licensed liquid or special?
No
Are specials or imports available?
No
Liquid strengths
n/a
Is the liquid medicine sugar free?
n/a
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
Use dispersible co-codamol tablets, available generic or alternate brands. See Co-codamol monograph for further information.
Notes
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