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Codeine works by binding to opioid receptors in the brain and spinal cord, reducing the perception of pain. It is also used as an antitussive (cough suppressant) due to its ability to act on the cough center in the brain, reducing the urge to cough.Codeine is often combined with other medications, such as acetaminophen (Tylenol) or ibuprofen, to enhance its pain-relieving effects. These combination products are available by prescription or over-the-counter, depending on the formulation and country regulations.