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How should I take acetaminophen-codeine?

Take acetaminophen-codeine tablets or capsules with water. You may wish to take the medicine with milk or other food if you experience stomach upset. Follow the directions on your prescription and do not take more medication or take medication more frequently than prescribed.

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