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I know crushing complera is ok. But is chewing it acceptable

Mar 20, 2013

As of late, taking my complera has been a little stressful. It was doing ok splitting it with the pill slicer for a while. Then... Several days in a row it managed to go down rough or get stuck. :-( I know that crushing it is ok. Or have been told it was. But chewing it into pieces then swallowing it. Is that ok? Is my question.

Response from Dr. Young

Hi and thanks for posting.

Yes, if the taste isn't too much of a deterrent, you could chew the pill.


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