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Pediatricians Say Codeine Is Not Safe For Children

Codeine is harmful for children and should not be used in their medications, neither prescription nor over the counter.

“The American Academy of Pediatrics issued a statement recently urging parents and doctors to stop giving children under the age of 18 both prescription and over-the-counter medications that include codeine, such as cough syrup and pain . . . → Read More: Pediatricians Say Codeine Is Not Safe For Children