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1200 mg 3-4x/day: Gabapentin is a peculiar medication. The absorption is not linear with the dosage. With each increase, you absorb less of the increase. 600 mg 8x/day is more than 1200 mg 4x/day i your body! this effect plateaus around 1200 mg per dose. However, that said, dosage limits are often reached symptomatically; ie, lethargy, sedation, tremor, trouble walking. Balance/coordination problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Only you can say: All medications are a balancing act between managing the side effects of the drugs and the symptoms of your illness. That's why you need a doctor to help manage them! you are not at the maximum dosage for either medication. ...Read more
Possibly, but unlike: Possibly, as it can cause ulcers. The question is why it is needed. One always weights side effects versus benefits. ...Read more
Can i take claritin (loratadine) while um on methadone 125 mg daily zanax 1 mg twice daily and zolofot 50 mg?
Yes: But make sure that you need all these pills. ...Read more
Is it totally safe to be taking .5 kolonopin 1daily 50mg losarten 1 daily 5 mg bystolic (nebivolol) 1 daily & 500 twice daily of metformin?
Is it safe to take lisinopril 40 mg twice daily, metoprolol tartrate 25 mg once daily, and bumetanide 1 mg once daily safe. I'm also hep c.?
Medication Questions: Nope. That is a safe dose for occasional use. ...Read more
Any interactions plaquenil methotrexate motrin800 Tylenol500 folic acid prilosec aspirin lopressor cartia imdur ambian singulair xyzal (levocetirizine) melatonin ?
Too many: You are taking so many drugs that it is difficult to tell whether drug interaction may occur. Even if you run a profile in Epocrates , it is impossible to tell whether a combination with another drug may lead to interaction. Thus you will require close monitoring by your doctor and be on the lookout for any adverse effects. ...Read more
Yes you can: There is no drug interactions. Always ask your doctor for more information about medication and your individual situation. ...Read more
No: One should neither mix metaphors nor non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications. ...Read more
No interaction: Between the two drugs.Get a more detailed answer ›
Should be fine: There are very few case reports of major interactions when taking these two medications together. ...Read more
Prescribed Citalopram 10mg, pregabalin 50mg twice daily & diazepam 2mg twice daily. Have Severe long term anxiety. Is this combination safe? Thanks.
Med safety: The combination of the pregabalin and the diazepam can make you tired and dizzy, so I would advise not taking them at the same time. Also, diazepam is in a class of medications that has the potential to become addictive, so I think that that is important to be aware of. Be sure to not drink alcohol while taking these medications, because that can be an unsafe combination. ...Read more