A 19-year-old female asked:
when told, "take every 12 hours" does it mean exactly every 12 hours?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Martin Fried answered
36 years experience General Practice
No: You can take it every 11 1/2 hours if you want. The way the drug is metabolized, its a recommendation to take it every 12 hours. Depends on the drug, also, and why you are taking it. Consult with your doctor or a pharmacist depending on the drug and the reason you are taking it.
Answered on Nov 21, 2019
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