Codeine information hub
Changes to patient access for medicines containing codeine
No therapeutic product is ever completely risk free. Some risks may be known when a medicine or medical device is first entered on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG). However, some information only comes to light after more people use the products.
- Consumer fact sheet: Codeine-containing medicines: Harms and changes to patient access
- Pharmacist fact sheet: Talking to your patients about the changes to codeine access
- Frequently asked questions about Codeine
Explore this page to find out more about the TGA's recent decision regarding medicines which contain codeine.