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Capsule refers to a specific form of medicine; it's not a liquid or a cream. SlideThe doctor prescribed antibiotic capsules for the infection.
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Medicine capsules should be swallowed whole, not chewed open. SlideSwallow the capsule with a full glass of water.
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A capsule's shell encases its contents to protect them until they're ingested. SlideThe gelatin capsule ensures the medicine absorbs properly.