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My mother, 87 years old, 45kg, has cancer in the mouth, neck

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My mother, 87 years old, 45kg, has cancer in the mouth, neck and resently right lung had radiotherapy, now palative treatment is taking Winadeine with codeine 325/8mg every 12 hours plus Lyrics 20mg every 24 hours. Today in lots of pain, can she have another dosis?
Assistant: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: Yes, my family is keeping records.
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Some history of slight high blood pressure

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Sorry to hear about your mother,s health

Yes she can take the extra dose for the severe pain

She can take Winadeine first and if no improvement in pain then can have Lyrica as well

Please do let me know if you have any other question

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Customer: replied 4 days ago.
At the moment she is taking Winadeine 325/8mg every 12 hours, last one that she took was 3 hours ago, when can I give another?

You can give after another 3 hours

Please do let me know if you have any other question

If done please leave a 5-stars rating to give me credit for my service

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