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Drug dosing error with drops – severe clinical course of codeine intoxication in twins.

Hermanns-Clausen M; Weinmann W; Auwärter V; Ferreirós N; Trittler R; Müller C; Pahl A; Superti-Furga A; Hentschel R.

This study describes cases of codeine overdose when administered as drops in young children, highlighting the potential for adverse drug events when using codeine as an antitussive in children.