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Quick ? on ADHD medication

Does anyone know what the "CD" means for Metadate CD Oral? I have been searching the web for 30 minutes in all the WRONG places to find out what it stands for. Thanks!!!

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momofdevin

Asked by momofdevin at 1:07 AM on Oct. 11, 2008 in Health

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  • pretty sure it is just another way of saying extended release. Like ER, DR, CR
    VictinaG

    Answer by VictinaG at 1:11 AM on Oct. 11, 2008

  • i also think it has to do with the fat that it is a psych medication.. sorry i am trying to remember...
    VictinaG

    Answer by VictinaG at 1:14 AM on Oct. 11, 2008

  • *fact*
    VictinaG

    Answer by VictinaG at 1:14 AM on Oct. 11, 2008

  • i was looking it up too and it might mean controlled drug... just ignore me, I'm confusing myself :)
    VictinaG

    Answer by VictinaG at 1:17 AM on Oct. 11, 2008

  • No, definately not ignoring. My 11 YO daughter came home from school asking what it meant because a classmate of hers is on it. I figured it meant something along the lines of ER, CR, but I wanted to give her the correct answer along with educating myself.
    momofdevin

    Answer by momofdevin at 1:21 AM on Oct. 11, 2008

  • WHAT I SHOULD HAVE DONE IN THE FIRST PLACE.......I called Walgreen's and talked to the pharmacist........it stands for Controlled Dose.

    momofdevin

    Answer by momofdevin at 1:35 AM on Oct. 11, 2008

  • yay.. good to know!
    VictinaG

    Answer by VictinaG at 1:54 AM on Oct. 11, 2008

  • You need to watch the documentary Drugging of our Children and not give them drugs.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:01 PM on Oct. 11, 2008

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