Tylenol With Codeine No.3 Oral Tablet 300-30Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Tylenol with Codeine No.3: Oral tablet (300-30mg)

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Tylenol with Codeine No.3 Tab
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: TYLENOL CODEINE 3  |  McNEIL

What is this Medicine?

ACETAMINOPHEN; CODEINE (a set a MEE noe fen; KOE deen) is a pain reliever. It is used to treat mild to moderate pain.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Tylenol with Codeine No.3: Oral tablet(300-30mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
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Tylenol with Codeine No.3 Tablet

NDC: 504580513
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Moderate Pain, Mild Pain

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Cough

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Tylenol with Codeine No.3 Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_12748.JPG
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: TYLENOL CODEINE 3  |  McNEIL
Shape: round
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Tylenol with Codeine No.3 Tablet

Itching Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
7.0-24.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
19.0-25.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Tylenol with Codeine No.3 Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Tylenol with Codeine No.3 Tablet(Acetaminophen)
Alcohol and Acetaminophen(Acetaminophen)
Patients who drink more than 3 alcoholic drinks a day and take Acetaminophen are at increased risk of developing liver side effects. Limit alcohol intake while taking Acetaminophen. Avoid alcoholic drinks if you are taking Acetaminophen on a regular basis.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Tylenol with Codeine No.3 Tablet(Codeine Phosphate)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Codeine Phosphate)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Tylenol with Codeine No.3 Tablet(Acetaminophen)
Tobacco and Acetaminophen(Acetaminophen)
If you are a tobacco smoker, use of Acetaminophen can increase the risk of liver side effects. Immediately tell your doctor if you get severe abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, or yellowing of the skin. Do not exceed 4 g acetaminophen/day in adults. Tell your doctor if Acetaminophen does not help your headache or other pain. Tobacco smoke may reduce the effectiveness of Acetaminophen.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Tylenol with Codeine No.3 Tablet(Codeine Phosphate)
Grapefruit juice and Codeine(Codeine Phosphate)
It is recommended that you limit and do not significantly alter your intake of grapefruit or grapefruit juice while taking codeine. Side effects from codeine may get worse if you increase your intake of grapefruit juice. Talk to your doctor first. Contact your doctor right away if you have symptoms of codeine side effects such as slurred speech, confusion, weakness, or trouble breathing. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how codeine affects you.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Second Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Third Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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