A 40-year-old member asked:
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do i have to liquefy my 40 mg methadose (methadone) diskettes or can they be swallowed in 1/4 pill form?

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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Dissolve them: better absorption is attained when they are dissolved in liquid. Your program should be telling you all this information.
Answered on Jul 26, 2014

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