APO-PARACETAMOL CODEINE

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • APO-PARACETAMOL/CODEINE 500/30 paracetamol / codeine phosphate hemihydrate 500mg / 30mg tablets blister pack
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • APO-PARACETAMOL/CODEINE 500/30 paracetamol / codeine phosphate hemihydrate 500mg / 30mg tablets blister pack
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 220980
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

220980

APO-PARACETAMOL/CODEINE 500/30 paracetamol / codeine phosphate hemihydrate 500mg / 30mg

tablets blister pack

ARTG entry for

Medicine Registered

Sponsor

Generic Partners Pty Ltd

Postal Address

Level 1 / 313 Burwood Road,Hawthorn, VIC, 3122

Australia

ARTG Start Date

13/03/2015

Product category

Medicine

Status

Active

Approval area

Drug Safety Evaluation Branch

Conditions

Conditions applicable to all therapeutic goods as specified in the document "Standard Conditions Applying to Registered or Listed Therapeutic Goods

Under Section 28 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989" effective 1 July 1995.

Conditions applicable to the relevant category and class of therapeutic goods as specified in the document "Standard Conditions Applying to Registered

or Listed Therapeutic Goods Under Section 28 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989" effective 1 July 1995.

Products

1. APO-PARACETAMOL/CODEINE 500/30 paracetamol / codeine phosphate hemihydrate 500mg / 30mg

tablets blister pack

Product Type

Single Medicine Product

Effective date

14/09/2017

Warnings

See Product Information and Consumer Medicine Information for this product

Standard Indications

Specific Indications

Relief of moderate to severe pain, and fever

Additional Product information

Container information

Type

Material

Life Time

Temperature

Closure

Conditions

Blister Pack

PVC/Al

60 Months

Store below 25

degrees Celsius

Not recorded

Store in Original

Container

Pack Size/Poison information

Pack Size

Poison Schedule

(S4) Prescription Only Medicine

(S4) Prescription Only Medicine

(S4) Prescription Only Medicine

(S4) Prescription Only Medicine

(S4) Prescription Only Medicine

Components

1. APO-PARACETAMOL/CODEINE 500/30 paracetamol / codeine phosphate hemihydrate 500mg / 30mg tablets blister pack

Dosage Form

Tablet

Route of Administration

Oral

Visual Identification

White, round and scored tablets

Active Ingredients

codeine phosphate hemihydrate

30 mg

Paracetamol

500 mg

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16-1-2018

Yunnan Feng Shi Ling capsules – counterfeit

Yunnan Feng Shi Ling capsules – counterfeit

Yunnan Feng Shi Ling capsules contain the undeclared substance paracetamol.

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

16-11-2017

Medicines Safety Update, Volume 8, Number 5, October-November 2017

Medicines Safety Update, Volume 8, Number 5, October-November 2017

Ibrutinib - ventricular tachyarrhythmia, hepatitis B reactivation and infection; Improving Product Information; Codeine-containing products - use in children and ultra-rapid metabolisers

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

27-2-2014

Paracetamol use during pregnancy

Paracetamol use during pregnancy

A new Danish study suggests a possible connection between mothers' use of paracetamol painkillers during pregnancy and the risk of developing disorders like ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) in children.

Danish Medicines Agency

3-8-2012

Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, 21 June 2012

Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, 21 June 2012

Among the topics covered in this issue of Danish Pharmacovigilance Update are: Decrease in the number of intoxications and suicide attempts using drugs containing acetylsalicylic acid or paracetamol.

Danish Medicines Agency

26-8-2011

Reassessment of reimbursement status of strong analgesics (opioids) – methadone and codeine

Reassessment of reimbursement status of strong analgesics (opioids) – methadone and codeine

On 15 August 2011, the Danish Medicines Agency announced that we would begin reassessing the reimbursement status of medicines in ATC group N02A, opioids. The Reimbursement Committee opened its preliminary discussions at its meeting on 23 August 2011 and recommended to include the opioids methadone (N07BC02) and codeine (R05DA04), also used in pain management, in the reassessment of reimbursement status of medicinal products in ATC group N02A.

Danish Medicines Agency

30-8-2018

Consultation: Referral of proposed amendment to the current Poisons Standard to the meeting of the ACMS, March 2019

Consultation: Referral of proposed amendment to the current Poisons Standard to the meeting of the ACMS, March 2019

Advisory Committee on Medicines Scheduling to consider upscheduling of modified release paracetamol to 'Pharmacist Only'. Closing date 31 October 2018

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

30-8-2018

Modified release paracetamol

Modified release paracetamol

Advisory Committee on Medicines Scheduling to consider upscheduling of modified release paracetamol to 'Pharmacist Only'

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

1-6-2018

hydrocodone (Vicodin®), codeine, morphine, and many others. #DYK #FDAInnovationChallenge (2 of 2 messages)  https://go.usa.gov/xQwmW pic.twitter.com/bGlnTFOzVE

hydrocodone (Vicodin®), codeine, morphine, and many others. #DYK #FDAInnovationChallenge (2 of 2 messages) https://go.usa.gov/xQwmW pic.twitter.com/bGlnTFOzVE

hydrocodone (Vicodin®), codeine, morphine, and many others. #DYK #FDAInnovationChallenge (2 of 2 messages) https://go.usa.gov/xQwmW  pic.twitter.com/bGlnTFOzVE

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration