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Posted 28 Nov 2015 by • 3 answers
Posted 22 Feb 2013 by • 1 answer
I'm a nursing strudent trying to create a drug card on xarelto and information is limited since it is somewhat of a ne drug
Posted 2 May 2015 by • 1 answer
... literature in Gabapentin says its half life is 5-7 hours..so does that mean that half the medication is out of your system in that amount of time? So it would be completely out by 14 hours? I'm taking a dose just at morning and night and trying to figure out if 12 hours is too far to space ...
Posted 17 Dec 2017 by • 0 answers
I am seeking the half life of Rimadyl chewable for a 70 lb dog 15 years old who is rx'ed 150 mg per day. There are some days with his other pain meds he may need less. I am seeking the half life on the following mg's: 50mg, 75mg, 100mg and 150mg. My vet and every article I read just seem ...
Posted 13 Nov 2017 by • 3 answers
... blood level since it has such a long half life. Basically, a person ends up taking more than the body is getting rid of, and it builds up over time. Makes sense to me. Does anyone know anything about this or had experience with this?
Posted 13 Nov 2017 by • 1 answer
I’m just wondering why the mfg of Buspar haven’t made an extended release version since it has such s short half life? On the consumer side, having to remember to take several pills a day is not easy. I realize Buspar is the Brand name originally developed by Bristol Myers (patent ...
Posted 31 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 10 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
i was diagnosed with addisons disease, and prescribed prednisone10mg. someone told me that it is hard to wean off because of its "half life"? anyone know what that means? thanks
Posted 16 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 29 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
I took 1/2 of the daily dose the past 2 days, and those are the only times I've had it.The biological half life of it is 23 hours so should I be fine?
Posted 3 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
How long does it take half of the drug concentration to be eliminated from the body?
Posted 14 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 20 Mar 2016 by • 1 answer
I recently started taking 7.5 mg. I feel so groggy in the morning, and tired through the day. I figured that the half life of mirtazapine is 20-40 hours. I don't know the mechanism of mirtazapine, but for some slow release meds, crushing the pill, makes it release instantly, thus, the half ...
Posted 22 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 6 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
After a single dose of a drug which has a half life of 12 hours what percentage of the dose is still in the body after 1 day?