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We have 5 MG glucotrol acting but we have new Rx for 2.5 MG

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We have 5 MG glucotrol long acting but we have new Rx for 2.5 MG can't we give half of the 5 MG until we are out and then get the 2.5mg?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Pharmacy
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 month ago.

Yes, you can

but it will no longer be a long acting med

it will be short acting

do you understand this?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 month ago.

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