Codeine Use in Certain Children After Tonsillectomy and/or Adenoidectomy: Drug Safety Communication – Risk of Rare, But Life-Threatening Adverse Events or Death
[Posted 08/15/2012] AUDIENCE: Pediatricians, Surgery, Consumer ISSUE: The FDA is reviewing reports of children who developed serious adverse effects or died after taking codeine for pain relief after tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy for obstructive sleep apnea...
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