GENERIC NAME: CODEINE/CARISOPRODOL/ASPIRIN - ORAL (KO-deen/kar-iss-oh-PRO-dole/AS-pir-in)
BRAND NAME(S): Soma Compound with Codeine
WARNING: Children should not use products that contain codeine after certain surgeries (including tonsil/adenoid removal). Also, for children younger than 12 years, do not use codeine to treat cough or pain unless specifically directed by the doctor. Some children are more sensitive to codeine and have had very serious (rarely fatal) breathing problems such as slow/shallow breathing (see also Side Effects section). Talk with your doctor or pharmacist about the risks and benefits of this medication.
USES: See also Warning section.This product is used short-term to treat muscle pain and discomfort. It is usually used along with rest, physical therapy, and other treatments. Carisoprodol helps to relax the muscles. Aspirin helps to decrease pain and swelling. Codeine is a narcotic pain reliever that works in the brain to change how your body feels and responds to pain.
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