Ezy Dose Pill Cutter Splitter & Dispenser

Last updated date: October 5, 2020

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Ezy Dose Pill Cutter Splitter & Dispenser

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In our analysis of 14 expert reviews, the Ezy Dose Ezy Dose Pill Cutter Splitter & Dispenser placed 7th when we looked at the top 7 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note October 23, 2020:
Checkout The Best Pill Cutters for a detailed review of all the top pill cutters.

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1 expert reviews
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From The Manufacturer

Compact design is perfect for discrete storage and easy transportation

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Ezy Dose Pill Cutter Splitter & Dispenser
7. Ezy Dose Pill Cutter Splitter & Dispenser
Overall Score: 8.7
Expert Reviews: 1

An Overview On Pill Cutters

You may have tried splitting your pills with knives or other household tools and have found out that it’s not the best method. When you do it that way, the pill often won’t be cut exactly the way you need them, which can lead to taking the wrong dosage. In addition, it can be dangerous to chop medication with knives, because you can get injured or lose broken pill pieces for a pet or child to find on the ground.

That’s where a pill splitter comes in handy. These are useful tools for people who have to cut pills in half to make them easier to swallow. They are also cost-effective ways to adjust the dosage of a medication you’ve been prescribed. Most tools of this kind use a stainless steel blade to cut the pills and have storage areas to keep the tablet pieces secure. More expensive versions are not fundamentally different but are often made with improved components so they last longer.

People who take a lot of pills every day may be better served by pill splitters that can cut more than one pill at a time. Verify the sizes that a cutter can accommodate before you order, since your pills may be in different sizes than those depicted in an ad or product photo.

DWYM Fun Fact

Not all pill cutters are created the same, and if your pills are not being split cleanly, it may be time for a new cutter. Blades can wear out, after all. Some pill cutters come with their own small brushes to clean off any residual pill dust, keeping the steel sharper over time.

The Pill Cutter Buying Guide

  • Consider asking your doctor to prescribe double the strength of your usual medication, then cut the pills in half with your pill cutter. This could save you money in the long run.
  • Be sure to check with your doctor before cutting medication. Not all pills are safe to split.
  • Before buying a cutter, read the product description carefully. See how the mechanism works and what is used to hold the pills securely in place. Verify that it will work for your needs.
  • Look for a sliding shield or other type of cover for the razor. Your fingers need to be protected from the cutting blade.