A 18-year-old female asked:
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14 year old daughter has extreme stomach pain and nausea , she weighs about 95 pounds. she was previously prescribed 4mg of zofran but ran out, would it be safe for her to take 8mg? she is being diagnosed from a gi doctor and is in a med trial to try and

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Dr. Faiz Shakir
14 years experience Gastroenterology
Check with doc: Unfortunately this sounds like a more complicated issue than simply doubling the dose which can bring on side effects of the medicine. It would be best to check with her doctor.
Answered on Oct 3, 2015

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