default-icon

General query

What is the correct time duration to take a tablet like before and after food . Is it good to take tablet with cold or hot water.
views-icons 18 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Doctor Answers (2) on General query

doctor profile image
Dr. Padmanabhan SR Chennai | General Surgeon
Answered
Basically before or after is around half an hour unless specifically mentioned. Bcoz some tablet to be taken with food and some have specific timing to meal. It is preferable to take in lukewarm water
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO
doctor profile image
Dr. Hithysh BM Bangalore | General Physician
Answered
Hello der you can take tablet 15 to 20 min prior to food and 15 min after food
Cold and hot water does not have any effect on its metabolism.
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO