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What does the 5mg/500mg mean?

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8 Feb 2010

Which medicine are you referring to? Please add name as a comment and I'll try to help.

I think this particular medicine has 2 medicines - the tablet/pill perhaps contains 5mg of medicine and 500mg of the other medicine.

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