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Plymouth, WI
A 38-year-old male asked:

I take 10mg dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) tabs 3x a day. i ran out but have a bunch of 5mg tabs left. can i take 2 5mg tabs till i get my 10mg tabs refilled?

1 doctor answer9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Yes: Although it is best to check with the prescribing physician, taking two of the 5 mg tabs should approximate the effect of one 10 mg tab.

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Last updated May 31, 2015

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