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Forgot to take ampyra at night. Should I take double in the morning?

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I think I slept the 10:30PM dose of Ampyra. It is now 2AM. Should I wait until the next 10:30AM dose or take one noe?
Posted Fri, 29 Nov 2013 in Brain and Spine
Answered by Dr. Basheer Ahamed 48 minutes later
Brief Answer: Need not take it at 2 AM. Detailed Answer: Hello, Welcome to XXXXXXX Thanks for your query. The recommended dose of Ampyra(Dalfampridine) is 10 mg twice a day. It should be taken 12 hrs apart. You should not take double or extra tablet if the dose is missed. So I advise is the don't take Ampyra at 2 AM. Wait until 10:30 AM and take your regular dose of Ampyra. Hope the answer helps you. Let me know if there is any clarification. Regards.
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