Choosing the right capsule

Veterinary Capsules for cats and dogs and larger stock animals.

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The Capsule Guy stocks a range of capsules specifically targeted for veterinary applications in horses, cattle, sheep, goats, dogs and cats. Size       Diameter.      Length.          Volume 7             23.4mm.       78mm            24ml11           20.9mm        47.5mm.        10ml12           15.3mm        40.5mm           5ml13           15.3mm.       30mm           3.2ml Capsule sizes 7-13 are only suitable for larger animals such as horses,...

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Delay Release Capsules - What are they used for?

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Delay release capsules are a unique product designed to allow your capsule contents passage through the stomach before being released into the small intestine.  Because of their acid-resistant properties, Capsugel DR capsules are ideally suited for highly acid-sensitive supplements—including probiotics, enzymes and certain sports nutrition ingredients—which work best in the intestines. Delivering the ingredients to where they are best utilized means that the optimum use of your product is ensured and you get the best value out of your product. The Capsugel brand DR capsules sold through The Capsule Guy are made from a vegetarian polymer that slows down capsule opening...

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Vitamin capsules or herbal capsules - save money by making your own.

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You could buy turmeric capsules ready made for between $15 and $25 per 100, depending on the ingredients hype and colourful bottles, or you could make them yourself for around $2.50 per 100 capsules using a small amount of your own time and effort. It is so easy to do and The Capsule Guy has everything to get you started on this journey. We even have some clear jars to easily identify your stored herbal capsules. Naturally, the cheapest way is to grow your own herbs, but you will still save a packet using powdered herbs bought from your local...

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Choosing the right size capsule.

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The Capsule Guy stocks eight sizes of capsules. The largest is #000 and the smallest is #5. Which capsule size is best for your needs depends on a few things.  Most people want to be able to use the larger size capsule so they don’t have to take a lot of  capsules.  If you have a hard time swallowing larger capsules, then you may not want to use the “00” size. Capsule Volume #000 - 1.37ml   26mm long  Approx 3 capsules per teaspoon. #00 - 0.9ml   23mm long   Approx 5 capsules per teaspoon. #0 - 0.7ml    21mm long   Approx 7 capsules per teaspoon....

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