ER/LA full form

Meaning : Extended release/long acting

Category : Medical
Sub Category : Terminology  
Type : Initialism

What does ER/LA mean or stand for ?

Extended release/long acting is the full form of Er /LA and this is in reference to over the counter drugs that are prescribed for fast results like a stuffy nose or pain relief.These drugs are not only fast acting but also the effects of which linger for a few hours after which their effect dies out.After this its time for another dose.