The Best Way To Swallow Pills

The Best Way To Swallow Pills


I’m the one they call Doctor Feelgood. I’m
gonna make you feel alright. By teaching you how to swallow pills. If you’re anything like my lovely and beautiful
and talented wife, you probably have a very hard time putting medication into your body
because it’s borderline physically unbearable for you to swallow pills. It’s seriously
a 5 minute journey of frustration and sadness even when my wife is ingesting something as
tiny as a tylenol. And she’s not alone. Studies suggest 1 in 3 people experience difficulty
when tasked with swallowing oral medications in pill and capsule form, which ultimately
leads to many people skipping out on vital doses of prescription medication because they
simply don’t want to expose themselves to the literal pain of popping pills. That’s
not good and that’s why researchers from the University of Heidelberg, in Germany,
rounded up 143 patients and subjected them to some pill swallowing tests. They had them
gulping down all sorts of shapes and sizes and they did so to try and identify the best
methods for getting the good stuff down the gullet. And they found that there is a best
way to swallow capsules and a different best way to swallow tablets. And each method directly
correlates with the density of the pills compared to water. So, let’s say you’re rocking
some pretty gnarly allergies and you need to down an anti-histamine capsule. With capsules,
the research team discovered that the “lean-forward” technique is the most efficient and is 88%
more effective than old-school methods. Allow me to demonstrate. You’ll need your drugs,
I’m using a tic tac, and 20ml of water, which is somewheres around a tablespoon. You
simply place the capsule on your tongue, take a sip of water, don’t swallow yet, first,
you lean forward by tilting your chin toward your chest, and then swallow. (Do it) Yum.
Because the density of a capsule tends to be lower than water, your head position keeps
the little bugger from swimming around in your mouth before it’s journey down to tum
tum town. Tablets tend to be more dense than water so a different technique is required
to basically help shoot the dang things down your throat. It’s called the pop-bottle
method. So lets say you get your daily vitamins like the rest of us and you’re tasked with
swallowing a horse pill every single day. You simply find a flexible pop-bottle like
container, fill it with water, pop the horse pill into your mouth, and then tightly wrap
your lips around the opening of your bottle like you’re giving it the good loving, and
then without letting air seep into the bottle, maintain firm lip-to-bottle contact and use
a sucking motion to flush the tablet into your body. (Do it) If you’re doing it right,
you should feel the bottle slightly collapse into itself. Now, both these methods were
tested against simply taking a sip of water and swallowing, something that most people
do I assume, and the patients pill-swallow rate greatly increased when utilizing the
pop-bottle and lean forward techniques. So, if you’re one of the 1 in 3 plagued with
an inability to swallow pills, give these methods a shot. They just might cure what
ails you. I’m Dr. Joe Bereta and I just insulted all the doctors of the world by calling
myself a doctor. I’m sorry. Hey, do you guys have any techniques that work for you,
let us know in the comments down below and be sure to subscribe for more DNews.

39 thoughts on “The Best Way To Swallow Pills

  1. I usually break open the capsule and put the dust stuff into applesauce (I made sure it was okay) and if works..but Iโ€™m out of applesauce..

  2. comes in handy if you dont like certain foods, paprika? Swallowed.
    maybe you just wanna eat Stuff faster and make your stomach so all the work, because it's hella easy to swallow ramen noodles

  3. I literally need to take a friggen Claritin pill. I can swallow jelly beans whole by accident and be ok but not a tiny little pill-

  4. I was struggling to down a cold medicine tablet until I watched this! I doubted it'd work but it bloody did! Thanks so much for the video

  5. i usually lean back as hard as i can and swallow at the same time. I look like a clown but it works for me.

  6. Im 14 and i take 2 pills a day

    Its hard as hell

    Mother:"JUST SWOLLOW IT WITH YOUR FOOD"

    Me:"ya well how about you try and swollow a pice of chicken hole without chewing, not so easy is it"

  7. I put the pill on the front of my tongue fill up my cheeks with liquid and push the pill down with my tongue. Works most of the time.

  8. Yoo! Iโ€™ve been struggling to swallow tiny tablets for ages, and Iโ€™ve been splitting them in half but I still failed. The pop bottle method worked though after a few attempts!! Once you learn how to do it properly, you donโ€™t even feel the tablet go down! Also, now I can swallow the entire tablet and bigger ones! Thanks so much Joe! P.S, try with tiny pieces of bread first to get the technique correct! ๐Ÿ™‚

  9. This morning I was real weak and choked on my pill and when I did attempt drinking it down I used wine red cordial and spilt it everywhere!

  10. I have a technic of swallowing a pill

    You take your pill and put it in a straw, then you get any drink you desire and put the straw in your drink and sip

  11. The tablet one aka the first method helped me i took an advil capsule that was fine then i had to take gravol because im sick yeas and i only had 2 the first when i tried to swallow it would not swallow and came back up and made me gag so i had to throw that one out cuz it was practically dissolved and then i had 1 more and with that first trick helped me swallow it thank you x10000

  12. I did the gastric sleeve surgery and I'm taking 9 pills a day and this video is a goddamn life saver. Thank you so much.

  13. Backstory: I literally cannot swallow tablets to save my life and I was looking for an easy way to swallow them hence watching this video

    Anyway I tried the tablet technique and it worked amazingly I hardly even felt it it went down so easily and 100% recommended ๐Ÿ‘

  14. Gee yesterday I was completely fine with swallowing the same pills and now i am just not able. Like what just happened cause litteraly a few hours ago i was able.. But I guess it's my neck the problem cause I am sick but like I was able to take the pill and now i disolved 3 pills cause I tried to swallow but I ended up drinking it with water and then feeling sick guys help me

  15. Ok. I will ask my wife to try these 2 technique tomorrow. And I will return here tomorrow to give you a thumb up + subscribe if it works. Or thumb down if it doesnt… I feel more stressful than the person who are suppose to swallow the pill.

  16. look guys itโ€™s vv simple… i used to literally have a panic attack whenever i had to swallow a pill and i would jus chew them instead ๐Ÿคข butttt i jus swallowed 2 pills w/ EASE…
    steps:
    1) ๐™ฅ๐™ช๐™ฉ ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™ฎ ๐™ก๐™ž๐™ฆ๐™ช๐™ž๐™™ ๐™ž๐™ฃ ๐™ฎ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง ๐™ข๐™ค๐™ช๐™ฉ๐™
    2) ๐™ฌ๐™๐™ž๐™ก๐™š ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™ก๐™ž๐™ฆ๐™ช๐™ž๐™™ ๐™ž๐™จ ๐™จ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ก๐™ก ๐™ž๐™ฃ ๐™ช๐™ง ๐™ข๐™ค๐™ช๐™ฉ๐™ ๐™ฅ๐™ช๐™จ๐™ ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™ฅ๐™ž๐™ก๐™ก ๐™ž๐™ฃ ๐™ช๐™ง ๐™ข๐™ค๐™ช๐™ฉ๐™
    3) ๐™จ๐™ฌ๐™–๐™ก๐™ก๐™ค๐™ฌ ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™ฅ๐™ž๐™ก๐™ก ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™™ ๐™จ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™˜๐™š ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™ฅ๐™ž๐™ก๐™ก ๐™ž๐™จ ๐™›๐™ก๐™ค๐™–๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™ž๐™ฃ ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™ก๐™ž๐™ฆ๐™ช๐™ž๐™™ ๐™ž๐™ฉ ๐™จ๐™๐™ค๐™ช๐™ก๐™™ ๐™—๐™š ๐™จ๐™ฌ๐™–๐™ก๐™ก๐™ค๐™ฌ๐™š๐™™ ๐™ฉ๐™ค๐™ค

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