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Offline wainscottbl

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Dosage concerns
« on: July 23, 2015, 12:06:55 AM »
So on top of the late seizure activity, I may have done one of two things by mistake

1. Overdosed. Not as bad as it sounds. I have mistakenly taken double doses before. Pharmacist said I should be fine. Go to the ER if I feel odd. It's an anti-convulsant.

2. Too little. This has happened before too. Pharmacist told me it should not cause a seizure missing one dose, and to not take the medicine if am unsure. Overdose is worse than underdose.  Less likely to cause seizure.


Pray that it does not cause problems. The biggest danger is a seizure due to underdosage here. This may all seem contradictory, but its not. Pharmacists know these things best.
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Re: Dosage concerns
« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2015, 12:58:49 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: Dosage concerns
« Reply #2 on: July 23, 2015, 01:26:15 AM »
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Re: Dosage concerns
« Reply #3 on: July 23, 2015, 02:06:20 PM »
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Re: Dosage concerns
« Reply #4 on: July 23, 2015, 11:31:34 PM »
Lord have mercy. St. Luke and St. Pantaleimon, pray for us.
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Re: Dosage concerns
« Reply #5 on: July 23, 2015, 11:32:52 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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