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Subject:  Re: Missed Dosage Date:  12/11/2008  12:28 PM
Author:  TMFPMarti Number:  1812 of 2920

I suddenly realized that I had forgotten to take my evening dose of Metformin with dinner, so I took it immediately. I'm guessing it is better to take a dose two hours late than not at all?

You're still with us, right? Yeah, it's no problem. What you don't want to do is take a missed dose shortly before you take the next one.

I wouldn't ever suggest that you follow the instructions my doctor has given me, but he says to take it at dinnertime or bedtime, it doesn't matter. I find it easiest to take my morning pills with breakfast and my evening pills with dinner, which are roughly 12 hours apart. (I have a few b.i.d's.)

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