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Does missing a dose of Amiodarone cause any side effect?

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Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal

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Posted on Sat, 10 Mar 2018 in General Health
Question: I 'm going without amiodarone for one day (today) due to a delay in getting the prescription. will have by tues. tomorrow. should i be concerned?
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Answered by Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal 39 minutes later
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Missing a single dose of amiodarone will not cause any problems

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Missing a single.dose of amiodarone will not cause any problems. You can take the medication as soon as you get it unless it is almost time for next scheduled dose, in which case you can take it at next scheduled dose. Make sure that you do not take double dose on a single day (24 hour period).

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