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Can fenofibrate tablet be crushed, can't swallow large pills?

Can fenofibrate tablet be crushed, can't swallow large pills?

Crushing likely ok: The nature of this medicine suggests that crushing or cutting the pill should be ok. I am not aware of any controlled study that shows this is true however. ...Read more

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Would diclofenac sodium tablets still be effective if crushed first?

Would diclofenac sodium tablets still be effective if crushed first?

Yes: Not all nsaids are absorbed better when crushed. You should contact your nearest pharmacy. ...Read more

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I understand you say Suprax (cefixime) can be crushed, is this even the solid tablet or just the chewable form? Is this possible even for gonorrhea?

I understand you say Suprax (cefixime) can be crushed, is this even the solid tablet or just the chewable form? Is this possible even for gonorrhea?

Probably OK, but...: Probably cefixime tablets would be effective against gonorrhea if crushed. But there is no research on this, so a little uncertain. Discuss with the doctor or clinic treating you. Perhaps they would advise a shot of ceftriaxone instead. And ceftriaxone is the treatment of choice in both the US and UK, preferred over cefixime. (With ether one, you also need azithromycin or doxycycline.) ...Read more

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Can crushed aspirin tablets work on keloid scars?

Can crushed aspirin tablets work on keloid scars?

Many treatments....: There are many treatments for keloids: surgical removal, usually accompanied by steroid injection postoperatively, low dose radiation, and pressure (usually for earlobe keloids in combination with surgery.) we have had good luck with surgery and steroid injections and that is generally my recommended treatment. Crushed aspirin...I'm afraid not. ...Read more

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Can two 500mg azithromycin tablets be finely crushed and mixed into food or water juice or acholic beverage to cure chlamydia if not what form can?

Can two 500mg azithromycin tablets be finely crushed and mixed into food or water juice or acholic beverage to cure chlamydia if not what form can?

Azithromycin: I would recommend that Azithromycin tablets not be crushed and administered as you describe. Azithromycin is available in a pediatric suspension which is flavored and a single 1 gram dose cam be administered by using the pediatric suspension. ...Read more

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Hello! I have an 18 yr old daughter on liquid sertraline for anxiety and OCD. She is having great difficulty swallowing due to the bad taste. Hence, she doesn't take it as prescribed. Can zoloft tablets be crushed and taken with food like applesauce?

Hello! I have an 18 yr old daughter on liquid sertraline for anxiety and OCD. She is having great difficulty swallowing due to the bad taste. Hence, she doesn't take it as prescribed. Can zoloft tablets be crushed and taken with food like applesauce?

Yes: Not uncommon for older kids to have trouble swallowing pills due to severe anxiety/OCD. Try crushing tablet and mixing with applesauce or ice cream. Do talk about this issue with therapist or prescribing doctor. I hope this helps. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How can I make a crushed pill less bitter?

How can I make a crushed pill less bitter?

Mixing in with: Food that has a pleasing flavor can sometimes help. ...Read more

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What happens if a patient chews a pill that should not be chewed/crushed etc? And why are some pills given this warning?

What happens if a patient chews a pill that should not be chewed/crushed etc? And why are some pills given this warning?

Time release: Most of the time, the prohibition on chewing is because something has been done in the manufacturing of the pill to either prevent dissolution until it reaches a certain part of the gastrointestinal tract or delays release of the drug so that it performs as a time release product. Chewing would destroy those functions. ...Read more

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How can I get an entire crushed pill gets into g-tube?

How can I get an entire crushed pill gets into g-tube?

Maybe you shouldn't: Not all pills can safely be crushed without affecting the bioavailability of the medicine within. Assuming the pill in question is crushable, it may clog the peg (g-tube) unless the pill dissolves in its entirety. To accomodate peg's, many drug manufacturers make liquid versions of pill-medicine. Alternatively, your pharmacist may be able to compound the pill into a liquid, or substitution made. ...Read more

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Can a Macrobid 52427-285 pill be opened and crushed to make it powder like then taken with a mixture of water or another drink?

Can a Macrobid 52427-285 pill be opened and crushed to make it powder like then taken with a mixture of water or another drink?

Macrobid: It is recommended that macrobid capsules, tablets should not be opened or crushed before, swallowing. Also, do not take with anti-acids ...Read more

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My wife crushed a morphine pill and used a diabetic needle and inserted into her abdomen and a small lump was present now big 2 wks later?

My wife crushed a morphine pill and used a diabetic needle and inserted into her abdomen and a small lump was present now big 2 wks later?

It is essentially: A foreign body. Her body could be trying to wall it off or she could have an infection. It sounds like her drug use is out of control. Please encourage her to have this lump evaluated and to get into a good detox program. Take care. ...Read more

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My 5 yr old daughter keeps getting east infections. The one she has now is making her tummy hurt. Can she have a crushed up oral pill like canesten?

My 5 yr old daughter keeps getting east infections. The one she has now is making her tummy hurt. Can she have a crushed up oral pill like canesten?

Not sure: Where is she getting yeast infections? If it is a vaginal yeast infect, there are medications that can be used, including an oral tablet. Most yeast infections will not cause abdominal pain. If she has this, she should see her doctor as it may be a separate problem. ...Read more

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What is c20 tablet?

Here are some. ..: Most likely, c20 is just a code for Cilalis (tadalafil), which is one of PDE-5 inhibitors for helping improve ED. More? To <a href="https://search. Yahoo. Com/search? Ei=utf-8&fr=ytff1-&p=c20%20pill&type=" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">https://search. Yahoo. Com/search? Ei=utf-8&fr=ytff1-&p=c20%20pill&type=</a>. ...Read more

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Ih3 tablet is used for what?

Ih3 tablet is used for what?

OTC preparations: This is supposed to increase the intensity of the male orgasmic experience along with the volume of semen produced. Cannot comment on efficacy because like other products of this nature that is only in the eye of the beholder. Be careful what you pay for. ...Read more

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What is the glutanase tablet?

What is the glutanase tablet?

See article: Per: http://www. Empr. Com/recombinant-glutenase-cuts-gluten-induced-mucosal-injury/article/356104/ - Glutanase "can reduce gluten-induced small intestinal mucosal injury in patients with celiac disease, according to a study published in the June issue of Gastroenterology." ...Read more

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What is ridol tablet used for?

What is ridol tablet used for?

Loperamide: Ridol appears to be a brand of loperamide mostly used in functional diarrhea. Wikipedia has detailed information about this drug. ...Read more

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What is mixogen tablet used for?

What is mixogen tablet used for?

Estrogen Deficiency: Mixogen is used for estrogen deficiency symptoms due to natural or surgical menopause. ...Read more

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Annaday tablets for what it used?

Annaday tablets for what it used?

Anaday tablets: These tablets are used for treatment of advanced breast cancer ...Read more

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Are liquigels or tablets quicker?

Not much difference: Liquigels are made to be faster than tablets, depending on the exact medication. But difference may be only 0-10 minutes - lots of science experiments show small differences in time of 2-3 minutes. If you notice, no drug company is willing to advertise any #'s for how much faster the liquigels are because of all the variables & how much difference in time. That's why. Is it worth extra $? ...Read more

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What are Pregwise tablets used for?

What are Pregwise tablets used for?

Pregwise: Is a multiple vitamin. See: http://www. Pharmachemsa. Co.za/Vitamin-Minerals/Pregwise-Tablets-1000-s/flypage. Tpl. Html ...Read more

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What are lopamide tablets used for?

What are lopamide tablets used for?

Lopamide: Could be used for treating diarrhea or to V stool in people with ileostomies. ...Read more