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good day,i will like to know if my sister is in danger or what,my sister has been drinking adcodol for cigarets now,she takes 9 tablets every day each time she smokes a cigarette she drinks one a tablets.

Adcodol contains  the following constituents:
       Paracetamol          450 mg
   Codeine Phosphate   10 mg
   Caffeine          45 mg
   Doxylamine Succinate   5 mg
If she is taking 9 tablets daily that means she is taking 4050 mg of paracetamol. This is very dangerous and can cause damage to her liver. Please get her admitted to a hospital for stopping Adco-dol. Do not force her to stop adcodol, since she may get withdrawal symptoms. Withdrawal should be done under the supervision of a doctor. Please take action fast, adcodol in this amount can kill her.

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Ravi Ghooi


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Dr. Ravindra Bhaskar Ghooi


I can provide information on drugs and medicines, their actions, uses, interactions and adverse effects. To avoid confusion, generic names of medicines may please be provided. I am a pharmacologist, having worked on animal and human pharmacology, and presently I am the Dean of Bilcare Research Academy, where we teach courses on clinical research. We dont work on saturdays and sundays, hence questions reachng me on these days will be replied on Monday, please bear with me.

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