A 51-year-old member asked:
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what will happen if you eat a glycerin suppository?

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Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Nothing : Nothing. But why do you want to eat one?
Answered on Jun 11, 2017

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Dr. STEPHEN GIROUX
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Yes: Every medication has expiration date. The date is usually printed on the box and on the wrap of the product.
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The cheapest: They are all the same.

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