daily dose

dai·ly dose

the total amount of a therapeutic substance that is to be taken within 24 hours.

dai·ly dose

(dālē dōs)
Total amount of a therapeutic substance to be taken within 24 hours.
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Patients were randomized to one of three treatment groups over four weeks of treatment: placebo and 1800 mg total daily dose of Gabapentin GR given once- and twice-daily.
They found a total of five cancerous vaginal tumors in a group of 60 mice given the highest daily dose -- much higher in biological equivalence than AIDS patients get -- and two cancerous vaginal tumors among 60 rats given the highest dose.
A daily dose of aspirin is an inexpensive, proven strategy for reducing the likelihood of heart disease among those most at risk for such disorders, yet a new study from the Stanford University School of Medicine shows that aspirin therapy is being used by fewer than one-third of the U.
In a 12-week study comparing Alvesco(R) with fluticasone propionate, 697 patients 12-75 years of age, with persistent asthma, received either one inhalation of Alvesco(R) 80 mcg or Alvesco(R) 160 mcg in the evening, or inhalations of fluticasone propionate 88 mcg in both the morning and evening (fluticasone propionate total daily dose 176 mcg).
Provides four servings of fruit, 15 mg of caffeine from the Guarana in the Energy Boost, 880 mg of potassium, 200% of the recommended daily dose of vitamin C and is an excellent source of vitamin A, C, B1, B6, B12.
The recommended daily dose for the treatment of depression ranges from 75 mg to 300 mg.
In February, Alvesco(R) was approved in Australia to treat asthma in adults and adolescents from the age of 12 at a daily dose of up to 320 micron g.
Forty patients will receive AVI-4020 for five days at a daily dose of 90 mg, and 10 patients will receive a placebo for five days.
Among patients who are already taking metformin and plan to begin a regimen of Synjardy XR, their best choice is to switch to the formulation containing a similar daily dose of metformin and a total daily dose of 10 mg empagliflozin.
Ongoing trials examining the effects of taking the same large amounts of vitamin D spread across daily doses should help clarify matters, but in the meantime, stick to the recommended daily dose.
ISO has been the mainstay of acne treatment for more than three decades, and the cumulative experience suggests that daily dose, duration of therapy and cumulative dose are the three factors important in ISO treatment for acne; but due to inconsistent study designs, classification of acne, follow-up periods and definitions of relapse in different studies, the opinion about the optimum dose of ISO and duration of treatment remains divided.