Is codeine OTC in Italy?

Is codeine allowed in Italy?

In Italy, strong opioids like morphine and methadone (not transdermal fentanyl) are free of charge for the patient, but weak opioids, like codeine and tramadol, are not.

Are there any over the counter meds with codeine?

Codeine is one type of opioid. It is found in many cough medicines. Cough medicines with codeine can be bought at drugstores without a prescription in a few states. Codeine is also in pain relievers along with acetaminophen.

Is codeine an opioid?

Codeine is an opioid medication used to treat mild to moderately severe pain.

What pain relief contains codeine?

Over-the-counter codeine-containing drugs include pain relief products like Panadeine, Nurofen Plus and Mersyndol, as well as pharmacy generic pain relief products. Codeine can also be found in some cold and flu medications.

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