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What if I miss a dose of magnesium salicylate tetrahydrate?

If you miss your regular dose of magnesium salicylate tetrahydrate, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is nearly time for your next dose, skip the dose and simply get back to your regular dosing schedule. Never take a double dose to make up for a missed dose. Taking more than prescribed increases your risk of overdose, which can be fatal.

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