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Granisetron oral disintegrating 1 mg. tablet for chemo nausea is about equal to how many mgs. of oral disintegrating Zofran (ondansetron) or Zofran (ondansetron) regular pills?
Zofran (ondansetron) dosing: As a single dose before certain chemotherapy regimes, Granisetron can be given as a single 2mg dose, and Zofran (ondansetron) as a single 24mg dose, but only for single day chemotherapy when a high amount of nausea is anticipated. Side effects may occur and you will need to discuss this with your oncologist. ...Read more
Very individual: This is very individual, and depends upon the age of the patient, symptoms, response to medication, and other conditions the patient may have, etc. Please ask your own psychiatrist about Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) use and dosing in your own case. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sublingual better: Sublingual administration has certain advantages over oral administration. Being more direct, it is often faster, and it ensures that the substance will risk degradation only by salivary enzymes before entering the bloodstream, whereas orally administered drugs must survive passage through the gastrointestinal tract, ch risking degradation by the stomach acid, bile, and other enzymes. ...Read more
No: These two medications should not interact in a way that would lessen the effect of either when taken together. ...Read more
Raw throat from snorting adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) need treatment please?
One thing is for: Certain - if you are snorting Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) you need treatment for your substance abuse. This is serious. Since the extent of damage to your throat can't be assessed online - seeing a physician is also prudent. It is important to be candid about how the tissue damage to your throat occured. ...Read more
Wean narcotic: Likely yes. Bigger question is why are you taking OxyContin 10mg. That is long-acting oxycodone product and really should be prescribed only in very limited circumstances. I would encourage you to consider strongly asking your prescribing doctor to put you on a short-acting narcotic and wean off of the narcotic other than only very limited intermittent use as you really have significant pain. ...Read more
That' ll work & Safe: Usually I tell my patients to take melatonin in a sub-lingual preparation (under the tongue) 10 to 15 minutes before you are to turn out the lights for sleep, as the swallowed type is much less effective. It becomes inactivated in the stomach by the high acid content. As for taking it with oxycodone. This combo should be fine beware they both can cause drowsiness and you may have some impairment ...Read more
Several disorders: The main use of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) & other stimulants is treatment of adhd. But, it also is used to treat certain sleep disorders such as narcolepsy & sleep apnea & sometimes is used to enhance effects of another medication, typically an antidepressant. It is not a good long-term appetite suppressant, nor is its use to keep one awake on long drives or while cramming for a test recommended. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why is Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) more commonly prescribed for add/adhd medication than the other drugs?
Do psychiatrists prescribe benzodiazepines with Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) or just ADHD stimulant medications?
Benzos and ADHD: This is not a usual combination. Benzodiazepines are antianxiety medications and may cause sedation countering the effect of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). If anxiety complicated your adhd or is contributed to by adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine), considering an alternative to Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) should be discussed with your prescriber. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer