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Is it okay to take Amoxicillin 875 two hours early to get it on schedule?

Posted 21 Jan 2015 by pandaking13 3 answers

I was prescribed the antibiotic and took my first dose at 2 pm, I took my next one at midnight since my pharmacist said every 10-12 hours. I have been looking up dosage times online and I keep seeing 12 hours, so wanted to know if it has to be every 12 hours between doses.

Whats the difference between capsules and tablets?

Posted 23 Jun 2010 by vyvette 2 answers

Whats the difference between ER & SR & CR tablet formulations? (I need a reference)?

Posted 10 Nov 2010 by cpharmacist 1 answer

for example in diltiazem or SSRI products

Is FoltanX equivalent to MetanX?

Posted 16 Jan 2014 by cbordeman 2 answers

My pharmacist says it's NOT a generic, but a proper replacement... this at my demand that MetanX generics are NOT even close (there are even class action suits). I know MetanX is used to treat pain from Diabetic Neuropathy, and I believe it worked well before. I'm afraid this ...

Is Loestrin 24 fe being discontinued? My pharmacist has to call 6 pharmacies to get the RX filled?

Posted 2 Sep 2013 by Anonymous46 4 answers

All of these pharmacies said they are not receiving the drug now. I am curious as to why it not available and would like a suggestion for a replacement birth control pill that is close to Loestrin 24 fe.

ER versus SR? What's the diference?

Posted 29 Nov 2011 by dianecarlo 1 answer

Medicine - Can I ask my pharmacist for name brand drugs or does it have to be my doc?

Posted 28 Sep 2013 by kaw06 6 answers

I want to take welbutrin and effexor not generic how do I do this?

Why is MoviPrep so darned expensive?

Posted 9 Apr 2013 by Ellen91247 2 answers

My pharmacist told me the price (without insurance) was $87.50! I nearly swallowed my tongue! That is outrageous! And the only insurance I have is Medicare and a supplement. If they don't pay, I will have to skip the colonoscopy. I am on a very fixed income. What have some of you had to pay ...

Can I take naproxen if I am allergic to ibuprofen?

Posted 2 Nov 2015 by FCP 2 answers

I came out with hives when I last took ibuprofen. I can tolerate aspirin (if that information help at all). My doctor has now proscribed naproxen for my frozen shoulder. My doctor (and the pharmacist) is aware of my allergy to ibuprofen, but said that it could be just ibuprofen or the whole NSAIDs ...

Is it safe to take 9 or 10 Gas X strips in a 24 hour period?

Posted 16 days ago by mcochs 1 answer

They say to only take 8 in a 24 hour period but I really need 9 or 10 to help my gas . I talked to a pharmacist who said simethicone does not go through your system. Anyone else have to take 9 or 10 of these in a 24 hour period

Anxiety and Stress - Hello,I am on Effexor xr and has not been working for awhile now, panic/anxiety

Posted 20 Jan 2017 by jln661 2 answers

... is out of control. Getting more anxious about the doctor introducing paxil while I am still on 75mg of effexor xr she prescribed paxil er 12.5 to be added for a month. Talked to the Pharmacist like I always do on what he thinks, and he believes that it should not be the ER form of paxil to ...

Venlafaxine - Hi everyone! I have a hard time swallowing pills?

Posted 17 Jan 2017 by crystal509 3 answers

... and have always either chewed them or opened the capsules and taken them that way. My question is: has anyone opened and swallowed thr pellets only? I asked my pharmacist, but she said it was slow release and I had to swallow it whole. Any advice would ve appreciated! Thank you!

I started taking Zyban to stop smoking?

Posted 18 Jan 2017 by Nana 3ali 1 answer

My doctor and the pharmacist said it's should start working on the third day but it didn't

Potassium Citrate - can this pill be crushed and added to applesauce?

Posted 12 Jan 2017 by miccal9697 0 answers

Cannot swallow the pill. Pharmacist says do not crush or chew. Doctor said to crush and mix with applesauce. ???

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