My newest prescription does not seem to be as effective as my previous medication. The only difference is the manufacturer, dose the same.
20 Apr 2010
as long as the ingredients are the same, the drugs are suppose to be exactly alike as far as effect of treatment. but i have heard people at pharmacies ask for the round instead of oblong or visa versa. i think that sometimes we are programmed to a certain thing and we can't change. but basically if the ingredients are the same, so are the pills,
27 Aug 2011
I heard that the same drug by different manuf. Can have up to a 1 mg allowance for how much of the active medicine that they have in them. Does anyone have anymore info on this? I have definatley noticed a difference between dif. manufactured percocet 7.5's. The round watsons seem to relieve my pain and work way better.
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