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Lisa Fayed

How to Crush Pills (The Easy Way!)

By July 11, 2010

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I have a vivid memory of seeing my grandfather in the kitchen, hammer in one hand and a plastic baggie with a pill inside in the other. He had a terrible aversion to swallowing pills and crushing them was the only way he could take his blood pressure medication. The only thing is that along with a crushed pill, he often hammered a finger, sometimes two, in the process.

As a child, I thought this was a pretty clever tactic of my grandfather. As an adult, I know much better -- a hammer is not the way to go! There are much easier (and less painful) ways to crush pills. Here's how to crush pills...

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