Australia to make Codeine-containing medicine ‘prescription only’
In Australia, painkillers containing codeine will require a prescription from 2018 amid concerns over abuse.
Codeine which is utilized to treat pain, as a cough medication and for diarrhea. Australia’s medication controller trusts the danger of habit is excessively extraordinary, which is the reason they made the above strides.
It is not just Australia which has found a way to stop the offer of over the counter codeine items, even the U. S, the greater part of Europe, Hong Kong and Japan has ceased.