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Can Ingrezza capsules be opened?

This is not exactly a question, but a suggestion for reducing the lithium dosages by manipulating?

Manipulating the dose of lithium in a capsule in which lithium is contained: For some people, a high standard capsule containing even 150mg, can produce adverse effects upon ingestion (the biochemistry of that I don't know, but have always experienced, esp. upon discontinuation and long-term... read more

How to avoid nausea/vomiting from taking Doxycycline?

Hi, I was recently prescribed 100mg capsules doxycycline to help with my acne problems. I have read many forums stating that alot of people get very nauseous and some even vomited from taking it. How can I avoid this all together? Is there a method to prevent it? (I have a phobia of vomiting)

What happens if I freeze my prescriptions to make them last longer?

I always thought that if you froze any pills from an RX you got that you could make them last longer than the expire date. I've done this for YEARS. I'm just reading the fine print on a recent med & it states Do Not Freeze. Why? Does anybody know what exactly will happen (chemically... read more

Can a 15 mg capsule of temazepam be cut in half?

I want to taper down with this drug, and all I have at home is the 15mg strength. Thanks.

Why when I take my medicine Prozac do I get EXTREME heartburn immediately after I swallow it?

I do not have this problem with any other pill, whether it be rx or over the counter. I need this medicine (prozac 40 mg capsule) but tend to skip it every other day because of the agony that comes with it.

How to wean off Effexor XR ?

I'm currently taking 300mg of Effexor XR. He wants me to go on Cymbalta 30mg × 10 days then increase to the 60mg. My question is how do you wean off the Effexor when it's a capsule.

How should I take my omeprazole and Carafate?

I've been prescribed 20 mg capsules of omeprazole to be taken once per day and 10 ml liquid Carafate to be taken twice daily. I've been getting up, taking my omeprazole, waiting 30 mins and then taking my Carafate. Then I wait another hour before I eat. I take my second dosage of Carafate... read more

Can amoxicillin be removed from capsule to administer in a canine patient?

prescribed by vet, but very difficult to get down dog's throat.

Capsule. Red and white on red is " c405?

There is no markings at all on white. The C405 goes across. Not lengthways. Does any one know what this is. I found it in my house

When I picked up my prescription for Adderall XR it looks like the beads are not filled to the top?

Is it normal for the beads inside the capsule to not be filled to the top? My prescription is for Adderall XR 30 milligrams and when I flip the capsule up right, the beads do not fill to the top. I'm just wondering if I should bring this to the attention of the pharmacist.


What time of day should I take duloxetine?

Can any one please tell me the best time of day to take the 60mg capsule. Only just started on the drug and the side effects include diarrhoea which is bad enough to keep me at home all day ? Thank you

Alpha Lipoic Acid and bad urine odor?

I have started taking 200mg of alpha lipoic acid daily for burning mouth. I noticed that after taking the capsule my urine has a bad smell —like skunk or sulfur. My physician has not heard of that side effect and said to increase the dose to 600mg daily because 200mg was not helping with my... read more

Cymbalta - Is this withdrawal or drug?

I am down to 50 beads in my 20mg capsule. I have noticed when I take my dose in the morning about 2 hours later I develop nausea, headache, tinnitus and anxiety. Then about 8 hours later things settle back down until the following morning when I take the next dose. Is this withdrawal or drug... read more

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