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Is there any difference between over-the-counter meclizine and prescription meclizine?

Posted 10 Feb 2012 by Whimsy1 1 answer

I need to take it periodically for vertigo and sometimes it seems as if the OTC brand is not as helpful. Also is there a difference between Meclizine and Meclizine HCL? Thanks for your help.

OTC Dosage Equivilant for Potassium CL 10 mEq ER?

Posted 23 Apr 2013 by MsKharma 7 answers

My husband has been prescribed Potassium CL 10 mEq ER, 1 Tab 2X Day because he has also been prescribed Furosemide (aka Lasik) 40 mg, 1 Tab 2X Day for Congestive Heart Failure. My question is if he where to take an OTC Potassium Gluconate 595mg, 2 Tabs 2X Day (4 Tabs Total Daily) is he getting ...

Is there any otc medication w/ hydroxyzine?

Posted 22 Mar 2013 by shayde 5 answers

Are there any acceptable pain killers to take while taking Plavix?

Posted 26 Mar 2012 by patneal6 5 answers

I am looking for an OTC pain killer such as Advil to take for back pain and occasional arthritis pain. I have just been prescribed Plavix.

Which OTC drug for inability to sleep works best?

Posted 7 Feb 2014 by Barnaby Bear 5 answers

My mind gets going just as I am trying to sleep. I am looking for an over-the-counter med that might help.

Is there anything OTC comparable to Lactulose?

Posted 3 Sep 2014 by LymaBeane 4 answers

I am taking Lactulose and it works well for me. My doctor wonders why I would always need it. Miralax doesn't work for me. Is there anything OTC that is comparable to Lactulose so that I don't have to depend on a doctor to get the help I need? Thanks

Will cephalexin clear up a yeast infection?

Posted 13 Nov 2012 by amad12 2 answers

I have had a yeast infection for the past day and a half and it will not clear up with OTC antifungal meds.

I have to take 1 mg folic acid daily. Can I purchase it otc?

Posted 9 May 2013 by janier2042 1 answer

I had my colon removed 12 years ago (no cancer, just non-functioning from birth). I have a prescription but just want to know if that dosage is available otc so I can be sure I always have it. It was a major health issue about two years ago and I never want to not have it. This would be kept in my ...

Why has the company that bought out the Oxytrol patch REALLY discontinued it?

Posted 6 Nov 2015 by Oxytrol Gets the Axe 2 answers

Told it was a "marketing decision." Used daily Gelnique gel in the past, but abandoned once Oxytrol 4-day patch became OTC. Unlike Gelnique, this patch costs 1/2 as much for the same duration, doesn't have to dry (with 3 blobs of gel, it takes forever), doesn't have to be ...

I take Xarelto but have a bad headache. What otc pain reliever can I take?

Posted 18 Oct 2016 by Morelle 2 answers

I cannot take aspirin.

Took Plan B and now what?

Posted 4 Oct 2016 by ConfusedKid 1 answer

My boyfriend and I have been together for quite some time now. I was on the BC pill, but I had to stop a couple months ago due to medical issues. Anyways, we began using condoms directly afterward. They've been working well for us up until last week. Last Tuesday (September 27), we had sexual ...

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