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Estradiol Transdermal System (Definition)

The Estradiol transdermal system, is designed to release Estradiol continuously upon ...Read more


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Is it safe to use estraderm (estradiol) for more than 16 years?

Is it safe to use estraderm (estradiol) for more than 16 years?

Yes: Womens health specialists often supervise the use of estrogen supplements for many years. You should be reevaluated at least annually. ...Read more

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Is estraderm (estradiol) a birth control?

Is estraderm (estradiol) a birth control?

No: Estraderm (estradiol) is a estrogen replacement patch therapy for menopausal women or those who have had their ovaries removed surgically. It is applied to the skin for therapeutic administration of the synthetic hormone. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use estraderm (estradiol) if the patient is still 43 years old ?

Is it safe to use estraderm (estradiol) if the patient is still 43 years old ?

Estraderm (estradiol): Some side effects of Estrogens (such as estraderm) are rare, but are serious enough to mention. These side effects include: breast cancer, ovarian cancer, or uterine cancer, heart attacks, blood clotsstrokes, gallbladder disease, dementia, allergic reactions. ...Read more

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Is estraderm (estradiol) effective birth control?

Is estraderm (estradiol) effective birth control?

Estraderm (estradiol): No. Estraderm (estradiol) is not effective as a birth control. It is not a high enough dose of estrogen to suppress ovulation. ...Read more

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Daily dosage for bupropionhcl?

Daily dosage for bupropionhcl?

Varies by response: Bupropion comes in several verstions--immediate release, twoce daily dosage form, and once-daily doseage form. Typical ranges are 200 to 450 mg a day. 450 mg is the maximum recommended doses because there is an increased risk of seizures above that dose. As with all antidepressants, the dose any individual needs varies and depends on condition being treated and side effects. ...Read more

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Wikoryl dosage for 8months child wt 9kg?

Wikoryl dosage for 8months child wt 9kg?

No: This combination is currently not recommended for use at this age due to potentail serious side effects. ...Read more

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What is usage and dosage ampiclox?

What is usage and dosage ampiclox?

Antibiotic: Ampiclox, or Ampicillin as it is known in the us, is given in doses of 250-500 mg qid (four times a day). It is also the main drug in unasyn, (ampicillin and sulbactam) where it is combined with sulbactam which makes it more effective. Unasyn (ampicillin and sulbactam) is an IV medicine only. The drug can be used against a wide range of infections, including pneumonia, kidney infections, and meningitis. ...Read more

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What is the lethal dosage of alcohol?

What is the lethal dosage of alcohol?

Blood level: Around 300 mg/dL, an inexperienced drinker may well die. It's unpredictable. That's perhaps chugging a pint of whiskey for me. Please be careful with that stuff. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What is the loratadine maximum dosage?

What is the loratadine maximum dosage?

Why ?: Studies during development showed that the body was very tolerant to loratadine, with no significant side effects at twice the recommended dosage. However, they also found that there was no increased benefit with twice the dosage over the normal dose. Why take more if there is no benefit ? ...Read more

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Amoxicllin dosage-is 2000mg daily okay?

Amoxicllin dosage-is 2000mg daily okay?

It depends: This seems like a high dose of amoxicillin, but this can be correct depending on what you are taking it for. The prophylactic dose recommended before dental work for someone with an artificial heart valve is 2000mg x 1 dose prior to procedure. This larger dose can also be used for h. Pylori infections in combination with Flagyl or clindamycin. Check with your pharmacist. ...Read more

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Lorinase syrup Dosage for 34 mos at 19 kg?

Lorinase syrup Dosage for 34 mos at 19 kg?

Generally not used: Generally decongestants are not recommended in children younger than age 4-6 because of the potential for side effects. If your child is having allergic congestion you should check with your doctor about meds, but a tsp of benadryl, (diphenhydramine) or 1 tsp of loratidine, the anti histamine in lorinase would be ok. But check with your doctor saline nose sprays can also aid in combating nasal congestion ...Read more

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What is the dosage of montiluekaat in child patients?

What is the dosage of montiluekaat in child patients?

Depends on size: Montelukast, called singulair (montelukast) and now available as generic medicine, starts at 4 mg of granules for youngsters 1 year old and up. At about 3 years we go to the chewable 4 mg tablet. At about 7 or 8, kids often go to the 5 mg chewable and teens and adults go to the 10 mg tablet. Your doctor can check the dose for you based on the child's weight. ...Read more

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Dosages of ticlopidine?

Dosages of ticlopidine?

Dose of ticlid: 250mg orally twice a day with food. ...Read more

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Dosage of trifluridine?

Dosage of trifluridine?

Only for infection: Trifluridine (viroptic) is usually used for herpetic viral infections of the eye. The usual dosage is one drop 8-9x/day for 1 week and then tapering the medication down for the 2nd week. Chronic and prolonged usage of this medication may cause corneal toxicity so the patient should be monitored carefully during treatment. Your doc should be able to see the improvement and then have you stop. ...Read more

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Estraderm (Definition)

Estraderm is an estrogen-based agent which is a kind of women's ...Read more