Moderate to moderately severe pain.
15mL every 4–6hrs as needed.
<2yrs: not recommended. ≥2yrs: 0.27mL/kg every 4–6hrs.
Opioid + analgesic.
Head injury. Increased intracranial pressure. Acute abdomen. Impaired renal, hepatic, thyroid, pulmonary, or adrenocortical function. GI or GU obstruction. Asthma. Drug abusers. Elderly. Debilitated. Labor & delivery. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.
Potentiation with alcohol, CNS depressants, MAOIs, tricyclic antidepressants, anticholinergics.
Dizziness, CNS depression, respiratory depression, GI upset, constipation, urinary retention; hepatotoxicity (overdosage).
Tabs 2.5/500—100; 5/500, 7.5/500, 10/500—100, 500; Elixir—pt