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Is it time to phase out codeine?

October 04, 2010
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Dr. Stuart MacLeod comments in an editorial in the Canadian Medical Association Journal that it's time to phase out codeine as a pain reliever because of its significant risks and its ineffectiveness as an analgesic.

[CMAJ news release]  [CMAJ editorial]  [Montreal Gazette story]
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