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Acetaminophen with codeine is a prescription medicine licensed to treat mild to moderate pain. It comes in tablet and oral solution form, and is generally taken every four hours as needed for pain. The codeine component of the combination drug is effective at decreasing pain and relieving coughing, but it is also a narcotic, opioid pain reliever. Therefore, the medication is classified as a controlled substance.