Why can't we retire codeine?

Pediatrics. 2014 May;133(5):e1354-5. doi: 10.1542/peds.2013-4057. Epub 2014 Apr 21.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Codeine / administration & dosage*
  • Codeine / adverse effects*
  • Drug Utilization
  • Emergency Service, Hospital / statistics & numerical data
  • Female
  • Guideline Adherence
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Male
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians' / statistics & numerical data*
  • Risk Assessment
  • Safety-Based Drug Withdrawals*
  • United States

Substances

  • Codeine