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Pilocarpine

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Salagen® Adult

Pilocarpine - Dosage and How to Use

How should Pilocarpine be used?

It is a tablet that is taken by mouth, with a full glass of water. Follow your prescribed dose and do not take more than directed.

It may take up to 12 weeks of treatment to notice significant improvement in your dry mouth.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of Pilocarpine, take it as soon as your remember. However, skip the dose if it is near the time for your next dose. Do not double dose.

What should I do if I overdose?

Pilocarpine - Additional Information

  • Updated on Saturday, January 1, 2011
  • Article contributed by Department of Pharmacy National Cancer Centre Singapore

    The information provided is not intended as medical advice. Terms of use. Information provided by SingHealth

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