Is Panadeine Forte about to become schedule 8?

New upscheduling proposal for codeine products
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Stocking Panadeine Forte and its generics could become a nightmare if an upscheduling proposal is approved.

The Advisory Committee on Medicines Scheduling (ACMS) has been asked to move all divided preparations containing 12mg or more of codeine per dose to schedule 8.

Undivided preparations containing 0.25% codeine would also be upscheduled under the proposal.