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What is the difference between sustained release and extended release medication?

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suzanne66 28 Feb 2010

Nothing really. They are two terms used to describe a tablet that has been manufactured so as to release a small amount of drug continually over a period of time eg. 12 or 24 hours.

harleyds1 29 Nov 2010

Thankyou Suzanne66
I kind of figured that but wanted to make sure.

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