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is it ok to take expired methocarbomol

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Expiration: In general, recommend against use of expired medications.

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
When expired?: Depends on how long ago it expired and the conditions in which it was kept. The expiration date includes for most medication an extra years worth of ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probably but why?: With generic versions available, it is cheap enough to not to worry over the cost. I am unaware of expired Pepcid (famotidine) causing harms althoug ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
33 years experience Child Psychiatry
yes: Expiration dates just have to do with optimal. It does not loose it's potency all at once. Obviously it is best to use meds before their expiration d ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience Family Medicine
Expired med: If expiration is 3/12 (end of march 2012) is just a few days experied. Won't be a problem.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well : It depends if they have been stored at room temperature not exposed heat or access code for moisture there are usually fine and effective. For a docto ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Okay: It is not likely to do any harm. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, le ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Don't recommend: as this may reduce effectiveness.
A member asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
No : I wouldn't. You never know potency of expired meds
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Expired Crestor: 40 F My crestor 10mg expire in 2017 is it ok to take them thanks they are samples? ANS: most likley. It is still early in 2017. Most meds are good lon ... Read More
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