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Extended Release Tablets
24hrs: 24 hrsGet a more detailed answer ›
Nothing: they are both the same thing.Get a more detailed answer ›
Here's info, but: Always disuss this sort of question when your Dr prescribes any medication. Also alternatives, do's/don'ts. pros and cons, what to expect. This needs to become a habit - to ask until you understand. Your druggist may have good info too, but it's part of your Dr's contract w/ you. Best! ...Read more
See below: Tamsulosin is fda-approved for the treatment of the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate). By relaxing the muscle fibers within the prostate gland. It is used off-label for prostatitis-related symptoms and in helping patients pass a kidney stone. It only comes as an extended release formulation taken once daily (0.4 mg). ...Read more
Can u take two extended release 25 mg adderalls (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) in one day?
Yes: depends on the duration of effect (how many hours of an an effect you get per dose). If dividing the dose, the main concern would be that it may last too late and make it difficult to fall asleep. If taking at the same time, the dose may be too high and lead to concerns for jitteriness/on-edge/anxious ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
No: No you must not. Ask your doctor to give u a smaller dose. Breaking it may make medicine very dangerous. ...Read more
Difference in side effects between Ritalin (methylphenidate) immediate release and Ritalin (methylphenidate) extended release? Trying to decide if I want to switch to extended.
Probably Not: Ideally, blood donors are not on any prescription meds that could potentially cause problems or interactions with the recipient. ...Read more
Isosorbide mononitrate extended-release( imdur) vs quick acting release(by kremers). Which one can develop tolerance more. Which one prescribed often?
Different targets: Either can develop tolerance, long acting a little more likely b/c in system longer. But imdur usually for prolonged venous-dilitation / cardiac perfusion effects and immediate / short formulation more common w/cardiac symptoms. Ask you cardiologist or pharmacist for more specific information. ...Read more
80 year old taking 30 mg extended release morphine and 10 mg Percocet daily could methadone be prescribed to take the place of both drugs?
Tegretol XR: Start 100-200mg in two divided doses followed by a slow increase in dosage (every3-7days) until the effect is obtained, often 800-1200mg daily. However, this should only ever be under the supervision of a doctor. ...Read more
Is it safe to take acetaminophben (Tylenol) with Mucinex (guaifenesin) D (600 mg & 60 mg pseudoephedrine HCI extended release bi-layer tablets)?
Yes: If there are no contraindications for these separately, then yes, they can safely be combined. ...Read more
Can I take mucinex 600mg guaifenesin extended release no-layer tablets with robitussin 12hour cough relief?
Rate of release: These abbreviations are referring to how fast the drug is released into the body. IR stands for immediate release, and SR sustained release. IR medications are made for the drug to be released and begin working quickly after taking it. SR medications release the drug over a longer period of time. SR is usually taken once a day, whereas IR is usually taken multiple times a day. ...Read more
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