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When can I stop taking Synalgos-DC?

If you no longer need treatment for moderate to severe pain, ask your doctor if you can stop taking Synalgos-DC (dihydrocodeine, aspirin, caffeine). He or she will likely taper your dose so that you gradually come off of the drug; this will help to prevent unpleasant withdrawal symptoms, especially if you've been taking a scheduled dose rather than taking it as needed.

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