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Take with Food|Compliance and SafetyAsk a Pharmacist | Health ...

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What does it mean when a medication says "Take with food"? ... anti- inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), narcotic pain relievers, antibiotics, and birth control pills.

'Take with Food' Labels on Drugs | Berkeley Wellness

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Mar 11, 2015 ... When the label on a drug says “take with food,” does that mean take it before, during, ... And how much food is enough? ... pills and lettuce.

How To Take Tablets - Swallowing Difficulties

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When taking tablets, it is important to take them as directed by your doctor. ... For tablets that should be taken with or after food, a small amount of food is usually ...

Why must some medicines be taken with or after food? - Health ...

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It's better to take some medicines that can cause nausea or vomiting after a meal to reduce these side effects. Examples include allopurinol, bromocriptine and ...

Why Some Medications Should Be Taken With Food | Consumer ...

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Feb 15, 2015 ... If your label says, "TAKE WITH FOOD," do you really HAVE to chow down or can you skip the snack and just go ahead and pop the pills?

How much food do my pills need? - health medication | Ask MetaFilter

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I have been prescribed mefenamic acid for painful periods. The patient leaflet that came with the pills says that I need to take them "with or after ...

When to take your medicine - myDr.com.au

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Many people who are taking tablets or other medicines are not sure about the best ... If you have food in your stomach at the same time as you take a medicine,  ...

Side Effects of Not Taking Pills With Food | LIVESTRONG.COM

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Jun 17, 2015 ... Side Effects of Not Taking Pills With Food ... for your condition, or anti-nausea medications to take in addition to your current treatment.

3 Ways to Swallow a Pill - wikiHow

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Eat bread. If you are trying to take a pill and just can't seem to get it to go down, try using a piece of bread. Pull off a small ...

How does food intake affect medicine? Why pill instructions ...

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Feb 16, 2015 ... Is there some simple model of how do pills interact with food? .... Why does the stomach ache if you take a brisk walk after lunch or dinner.

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Another dumb question: what does “take with food” mean, exactly ...

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So when you take a pill, they say “take it with food” because it can sometimes irritate the lining of the stomach as it starts to break down. After you stick food in ...

Why do we have to take some medications with food? - ScienceAlert

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Sep 4, 2015 ... Some tablets need a meal, others don't - and here's why. ... to take the medication : "Three times a day, with food" or "Two capsules on an empty ...

Explainer: why must some medications be taken with food?

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Jan 7, 2015 ... Have you ever been advised to take a medicine with food? ... Unless otherwise advised, tablets or capsules should be swallowed with water.