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What is the purpose of the cotton that is placed in bottles of pain relievers?

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Dr. Frederick Shieh
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: To make you happy

When i asked around by this i was given several reasons.
The ones that made most sense to me were: 1) prevent pill breakage when shaken 2) it makes the customer happy because there is a nice clean fluffy white cotton ball - that way you know it is a fresh bottle and not used.

In brief: To make you happy

When i asked around by this i was given several reasons.
The ones that made most sense to me were: 1) prevent pill breakage when shaken 2) it makes the customer happy because there is a nice clean fluffy white cotton ball - that way you know it is a fresh bottle and not used.
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