What does it mean when a medication says "Take with food"? ... anti-
inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), narcotic pain relievers, antibiotics, and birth control
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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,
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?
Jun 17, 2015 ... It's important to speak with your pharmacist to determine the best way to take your
medications. If medications should be taken with food but ...
The absorption of certain pills is greatly affected by presence of food in stomach.
Also some ... If you take it with food it will be exposed to a less acidic environment
and less of the chemical will undergo the chemical reaction needed, causing an ...