Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine 200mg Tablets

Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine 200mg Tablets (24 tablets)

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Description for Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine 200mg Tablets

Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets 200mg: These tablets are the most powerful pain reliever for migraine on the market that is available over the counter. They contain codeine and ibuprofen and these work together to relieve the moderate to mild pain associated with migraine.

Product Information

  • Age: 12 years +

    Maximum per order: 1

  • Pregnancy: Not suitable

    Breastfeeding: Not suitable

Solpadeine migraine tablets

Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets 200mg are the most effective painkiller for symptoms of migraines that can be obtained without a prescription. These tablets contain both ibuprofen and codeine, allowing them to alleviate acute mild or moderate pains in the short term (for up to three days). Solpadeine can by used to combat pain from a variety of causes, including migraines, injury, fibrositis or neuralgia.

Solpadeine Migraine tablets contain 12.8mg of codeine along with ibuprofen. This combination makes for a highly effective painkiller.

Ibuprofen is an example of a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). This kind of drug reduces inflammation and pain by preventing cyclo-oxygenase from acting. Cyclo-oxygenase is a naturally occurring enzyme that is involved in the production of prostaglandins as a response to injury or other conditions. Prostaglandins are a cause of inflammation and pain, so by preventing cyclo-oxygenase from performing its normal function, ibuprofen reduces both pain and inflammation.

Codeine phosphate is an opioid. Another example of this type of drug is morphine, though codeine is a lot weaker than morphine. Opioid painkillers act as if they are endorphins, which is a chemical found in the body that reduces pain. Opioid receptors bond with endorphins in the spinal chord or brain, reducing painful symptoms.

Codeine phosphate acts like endorphins, bonding with opioid receptors. The result of these bonds is that nerve signals that notify the brain of pain are blocked. This means that even though the cause of pain is still present, the brain does not feel as much pain.

Solpadeine Migraine tablets are most effective when taken alongside or directly after food.

Solpadeine Migraine tablets can be used by adults of over 18 years of age. One or two tablets can be taken every four hours, up to three times per day. No more than six tablets should be taken in a single day.

Pharmacist’s tip:

Migraines should be treated as soon as possible. It is recommended that you carry medication with you, and try to use it with food or at least a glass of milk.

Non-Prescription Alternatives for the treatment of Pain are;

  • Ibuprofen
  • Paracetamol
  • Aspirin
  • Topical Treatments (Ibuprofen gel)
  • Rest the area

If your pain does not ease or becomes severe, contact your GP or Pharmacist for further advice.

*Prescription medicines are supplied subject to a medical consultation at the discretion of a doctor.

Adults, including the elderly and children 12 years and over:

Take 1 or 2 Solpadeine Migraine tablets every 4-6 hours as needed.

Avoid taking more than 6 tablets in 24 hour period.

Not everyone will experience side effects when they take Solpadeine Migraine tablets, however if you do they can include:

  • Nausea, drowsiness, dizziness or constipation might occur. Stomach pain and occasionally stomach bleeding and peptic ulcer might also occur
  • Discontinue taking this medication immediately and consult your doctor if you experience shortness of breath, unexplained wheezing, and facial swelling, skin itching, rash, or bruising.

The active ingredients contained in Solpadeine Migraine tablets are:

Ibuprofen Ph Eur 200mg and Codeine Phosphate Hemihydrate Ph Eur 12.8mg.

The medicine also contains the following inactive ingredients to make up the complete product:

Potassium Sorbate (E202), Starch, Hypromellose, Pregelatinised, Povidone, Maize Starch, Titanium Dioxide (E171),Magnesium Stearate, Talc ,Stearic Acid, Quinoline Yellow (E104), Croscarmellose Sodium, Lactose Monohydrate, Erythrosine (E127), Macrogol and Microcrystalline Cellulose.

Reading the following warnings carefully will help to ensure you are selecting an appropriate product.

Do not use Solpadeine Migraine tablets:

  • If you are allergic to ibuprofen, codeine or any of the other ingredients, aspirin or other painkillers. 
  • If you have had, or are suffering from, stomach ulcers or other stomach disorders. 
  • Within 4 hours of taking other ibuprofen or codeine containing products. 


Consult your doctor:

  • If you are taking drugs prescribed for depression, to thin the blood, or for high blood pressure (water tablets). 
  • Before taking if you are pregnant or breast feeding.
  • Immediately if you exceed the maximum daily dose. 
  • For dosage advice if you are elderly and have liver or kidney problems. 
  • Before taking if you suffer from or have a history of asthma. 
  • If your headaches become persistant. 
  • If symptoms persist. 


Please read all packaging and the Product Information Leaflet before taking any new medicine and inform your doctor of medicines you are taking or intend to take.

UK ORDERS

We offer FREE standard tracked delivery on orders over £40.

The following delivery options are available:

  • Standard Tracked Delivery - 2/3 day delivery - £2.95
  • Express Tracked Delivery - 1/2 day delivery - £4.45
  • Special Delivery (Guaranteed before 1pm) - £8.95
  • Saturday Guaranteed before 1pm - £10.45

All our orders are sent out using Royal Mail. We always aim to dispatch all orders received before 4pm the same working day. Any orders received after 4pm or over the weekend will be dispatched the next working day. Orders will not be dispatched on weekends or bank holidays.

All orders can be fully tracked in your account.

We ensure all parcels are in plain packaging for discreet delivery of your medicines and pharmacy goods.

Deliveries containing pharmacy-only or prescription medicines may require a signature on receipt. 

Delivery is free for all NHS prescriptions.

Please note: Royal Mail do not deliver on Sundays or Bank Holidays - this should be taken into account when ordering. 

If you are not home to accept your delivery, a card should be left by the Royal Mail representative. This card will provide details of where you can collect the order or how to arrange re-delivery.

Should you be unable to collect your missed delivery or arrange for your medication to be redelivered by Royal Mail, the pharmacy can resend your medication to the same, or a different address provided it has been returned to us and this happens within a 30 day window.

Once a package has been shipped with Royal Mail we advise that you are bound to the terms and conditions of their use together with the terms and conditions contained herein.

You have the right to cancel your order up to the point when your treatment is dispatched. The pharmacist must destroy any medication within 30 days of it being returned, even un-opened boxes, so we are not able to offer refunds once your treatment has been dispatched.

 

REMOTE AREAS

Please be aware that Royal Mail Guaranteed services are not available to all customers in the UK, especially those that live in remote postcodes. Royal Mail advise customers of the following:

We deliver by 5.30pm the next working day in the following postcode areas:
AB30 - 39, 41 - 45, 51 - 56
GY9 Alderney (Channel Islands)
HS1, 3 - 9
IV21 - 28, 40 - 49, 51 - 56
KA27, 28
KW1 - 3, 5 - 15
KW16 Stromness Town only
PA20 (0&9)
PA28 - 38, 41 - 49, 76, 77
PH15, 17 - 26, 31 - 40, 49, 50
ZE1

 

We deliver within two working days by 5.30pm to the following postcodes areas:
GY1 Herm (Channel Islands)
GY9 Sark (Channel Islands)
GY10
HS2
PA60 - 75, 78
ZE2, 3

 

We deliver within three working days by 5.30pm to the following postcode areas:
KW16 - non-Town
KW17
PH30, 41 - 44

 

Please note: This applies to our 'Special Delivery' and 'Saturday Guaranteed' services.

 

INTERNATIONAL ORDERS

We are currently unable to ship orders outside of the UK.

We are unable to ship orders to mailing or forwarding houses for onwards shipping to locations outside of the UK.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What does Solpadeine Migraine contain?

    Solpadeine Migraine tablets contain Ibuprofen 200mg and codeine 12.8mg per tablet. Ibuprofen is a painkiller, that when combined with codeine, can offer significant pain relief for conditions such as headache & migraine, dental pain, rheumatic & muscular pain, period pain, and neuralgia.

  • How do I take Solpadeine Migraine?

    In adults and children 12 years and over, the dose of Solpadeine Migraine is 1 or 2 tablets every 4 – 6 hours. You should not take more than 6 tablets in a 24-hour period.

  • Can I take other painkillers with Solpadeine Migraine?

    You can combine Solpadeine Migraine with paracetamol tablets and some topical pain relief such as Deep Heat, Ibuleve or CuraHeat patches. Solpadeine Migraine should not be taken with any other products containing Ibuprofen or codeine.

  • Why does the box say I can only take Solpadeine Migraine for 3 days?

    Solpadeine Migraine contains codeine, which is potentially addictive if misused. It is therefore advised that you do not take Solpadeine Migraine for more than 3 consecutive days. If you feel like you need to take Solpadeine Migraine for more than 3 consecutive days because you are suffering with pain that is not getting better, you should consult your GP to discuss effective long-term pain relief.

  • Why can I only buy one box of Solpadeine Migraine?

    Solpadeine Migraine is a painkiller that contains codeine. For that reason, to ensure the safety of our patients and the legal operating of our pharmacy, we only supply one box of any codeine containing treatment at one time.

  • Will I get addicted to Solpadeine Migraine if I take it?

    Solpadeine Migraine tablets are not addictive if they are taken according to the manufacturers instructions. If they are used occasionally for short-term episodes of pain that last for no more than 3 days and the maximum dose is not exceeded, there is no need to worry.

    Solpadeine Migraine can become addictive if incorrectly used for long periods. If you are concerned about addiction to Solpadeine Migraine or codeine, you should talk to your GP in confidence.

  • Should I take Solpadeine Migraine with food?

    There is no specific need to take Solpadeine Migraine with or without food; it is down to personal preference.

  • Can I break Solpadeine Migraine tablets in half or crush them so that they are easier to swallow?

    No, Solpadeine Migraine tablets should be swallowed whole, not broken or crushed. They come in an easy-to-swallow caplet shape so you should have no problems swallowing them.

  • Is it safe to buy Solpadeine Migraine online?

    Yes, as long as you are buying from a website that is a legally operating and regulated pharmacy it is perfectly safe to buy Solpadeine Migraine online. The Independent Pharmacy is an NHS Online Pharmacy based in Bristol and has all the necessary regulation to be able to safely provide convenient access to genuine Solpadeine Migraine tablets through our Online Pharmacy.

  • How do I buy Solpadeine Migraine online?

    It's simple! Just select 'Buy' above, you will need to fill in a simple health questionnaire in the checkout so we can ensure it is safe for us to supply your Solpadeine Migraine to you. It all takes less than 2 minutes and Solpadeine Migraine can be delivered to your door.

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