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    Requip Dosage - How much is too much?
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    An_256470 posted:
    I am now taking Requip in the following quantity...


    5mg at bedtime
    2mg at lunch
    2 mg at dinner


    Otherwise my restless leg is intolerable.... Is this dosage dangerous?
     
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    atti_editor responded:
    Hello,

    You should always follow the prescribed amount from your doctor to avoid any potentially dangerous situations. This is something you should discuss with your doctor to make sure that the quantities you are taking are safe.

    Best wishes,
    Atti


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