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Question:

Can you crush up vitamin c pills?

Dear Ask The Doctor:
I woke up with a sore throat and my sister told me to take Vitamin c pills but i can't swallow it it's too big. can i crush it up to take it?


Answer:

You certainly can crush vitamin C pills, if you have difficult in swallowing the whole tablet. Take care.



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