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What are the side effects of acetaminophen-codeine?

Possible side effects of taking acetaminophen-codeine include: drowsiness, dizziness, constipation, upset stomach, vomiting, rash, dry mouth and shortness of breath. More serious side effects include: labored breathing, fainting, changes of mood, confusion, stomach pain, unusually dark urine, unusually light-colored stools or a yellowing of skin or whites of the eyes. Tell your doctor about any serious or problematic side effects you experience.

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