Is this a 10 mg or a 5 mg?
If a person is not sure if a form of medication is a 10 mg or a 5 mg dose, it is best to take it back to the pharmacy and ask the pharmacist who filled the prescription. It's dangerous to not sure how much of a medication one is taking.
If you are talking about pills with only oxycodone in them, yes, 2 x 5 = 10. However, if you are talking about something like Percocet or a generic of it, they are not the same because of the acetomenophen in them. Each percocet 5 or 10 has 500 mg acetomenophen (tylenol) in it, so 2 5's have 1000 mg acetomenophen, and 1 10 mg percocet has only 500 mg acetomenophen.
What ABILIFY contains ▪ The active substance is aripiprazole. ABILIFY 5 mg tablets: each tablet contains 5 mg of aripiprazole. ABILIFY 10 mg tablets: each tablet contains 10 mg of aripiprazole. ABILIFY 15 mg tablets: each tablet contains 15 mg of aripiprazole. ABILIFY 30 mg tablets: each tablet contains 30 mg of aripiprazole. ▪ The other ingredients are lactose monohydrate, maize starch, microcrystalline cellulose, hydroxypropyl cellulose, magnesium stearate and • ABILIFY 5 mg tablets also…
The amount of time depends on the half life of a drug. In this case the half life of hydrocodone is said to be 3-4 hours meaning. every 3-4 hours the dose is cut in half. 20 mg to 10 mg 10 mg to 5 mg 5 mg to 2.5 mg and so on. usually you want a 3 day period before taking any drug tests if you have taken opiates
Ambien (zolpidem) comes in 5 mg and 10 mg strengths and Ambien CR comes in 6.25 mg and 12.5 mg strengths as an extended release. It is impossible to get 4 mg from tablets of the manufactured sizes, so you might want to check the medication strength. The usual dose is from 5 mg to 12.5 mg once daily at bedtime. The dose should not be exceeded.
The strength of Morphine depends on the concentration of the drug. If 6 mg Morphine is the prescribed strength, a little over 1/2 a cc of Morphine 10 mg needs to be administered. Morphine is supplied in 5 mg/ml and 10 mg/ml ampules. CW: For water, a cc is (just about) a mg. For stuff dissolved in water, a cc is about a mg. For Hg, doesn't hold.