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Whats The Normal Daily Dose For Meclzine
It varies: By and large, dosages of major psychopharmacological agents have to be carefully and individually determined. In adults Risperidone dosages range from 0.5 mg twice a day to 4 mg twice a day, although in some psychiatric conditions could go a bit higher. There is a risk of side effects, such as muscle stiffness and shaking as well as mask face. Long term effects like tardive diskinesia are serious ...Read more
5-100mg, no: Choridiazepoxide (librium) is a very long acting benzodiazepine med. Total daily dose is from 5-100 mg divided into 2-3 doses/day. Used for alcohol withdrawal and anxiety. Clonazepam dose is 0.5-10 mg and it is used for anxiety, seizures, panic, and periodic limb movements. ...Read more
What is the minimum therapeutic dose of CLONAZEPAM for the management of PANIC DISORDER? Is 0.5 mg a day okay?
It looks like: clonazepam is your only psychiatric medication. I try to treat with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI's) or buspar (buspirone). I try to use Benzodizapines (Clonazepam is a benzo) sparingly when we are starting sSRI's and there is not yet a therapeutic effect. I try to avoid long term use of benzodiazapines if possible. ...Read more
Varies by disease: It’s a slight distinction, but there is not a *max* dose, as people tolerate the dose they’re on and may eventually need to take higher doses to produce the same effect. There are *recommended* upper limits. For those recommended doses: 20 mg per day for seizure disorders and 4 mg per day for panic disorder. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dosages : Dosages are adjusted for the specific needs of each patient - there is no standard dose for any specific time period. Sinemet (carbidopa and levodopa) comes in carbadopa-levodopa doses of 10-100, 25-250, and 25-100. These can be combined and given at various times throughout the day to best relieve the symptoms of parkinson's disease. If you are not sure of your dose or the dose of someone you are caring for, you need to call the doctor that prescribed the medication to clarify. Good luck! ...Read more
Varies: max dose considered therapeutic for adults with schizophrenia is 16mg/day. That's A LOT with notable side effects. Max dose is 6mg/day for other populations and conditions. For children with autism-related behavioral issues, no more than 2-3mg/day and even that is questionable. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What's the max dose of Ativan daily one could take while beginning 10mg of lexapro (escitalopram)? Very anxious, normal dose isn't as effective right now....
What's difference between taking 5mg prednisolone twice a day and taking 10mg once in the morning? what is advantage in each case?which is preferred?
No difference : There is no difference.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is the dosage of montemac-l(levocetrizine and montekulest sodium) tab for a adult human being?
depends : It depends on your renal function, what other medications you take, your size, and what your serum potassium is. There are 750 mg in 10 meq. A typical medical dose is 20 meq (1500 mg). You should never take more than 40 meq (3, 000 mg) at a time. 99 mg is available over the counter because the dose is so small, it's like eating some spinach. (1 cup=167 mg). ...Read more
Temazepam: Depending on your age, 15-30mg.Get a more detailed answer ›
150-300: Most patient will start with a dose of 150 mg once daily for 3-7 days prior to increasing to 150 mg twice daily. Occasionally patients will be prescribed more or less, but this is very standard dosing which works for most patients in most circumstances. ...Read more
My gp prescribed one xyzal (levocetirizine) a day and 2 sprays of Veramyst in each nostril twice a day. Is it a normal dosage? What are the possible side effects?
Normal: Zyzal is the new zyrtec, that dose is standard. It can cause mucosal drying and some difficulty urinating in persons with enlarged prostate. The Veramyst is a nasal steroid, which can predispose tofungal infection or bleeds. None of these are common side effects, they are generally well tolerated. The doses are usual. ...Read more
Is it okay if I take small dose amitriptyline (25mg) for neuropathic pain and regular dose of citalopram for depression and OCD ?
Use Caution : The combination of these drugs can be used Important to check with your doctor .combining these medications can cause Serotonin syndrome such as confusion hallucinations and even seizures changes in blood pressure increase heart rate fever , excessive sweating blurred vision muscle spasms nausea vomiting and tremors. There may be alternatives you can use check with your doctor. ...Read more
30ml of Lactulose and 2 doses (34grams) of Miralax daily for life. Is this safe? GI prescribed this since it's the only thing to help. CT normal.
It is ok: Yes it is ok as long as recommended by your Gastroenterologist ...Read more
What is the recommended starting dose of topamax (topiramate) for migrane? Is 50mg per day too much? And is it harmful to start at such a high dose?
25mg: You can even try 25mg PO once daily, at night, and see if it works. Then gradually go up to 50mg once daily, at night. It is not harmful to start at 50mg but there is no need to take more medicine than necessary. ...Read more