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sutherngrl
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There has to be somewhere to get smaller pills. I can't swallow those big horse size pills; but want to start supplementing omega 3. Any ideas?

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BackinStOlaf
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You can try the liquid forms..

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Krill oil capsules are smaller. That is one reason I use them.

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They do sell 500mg fish oil pills too -- pretty sure Nordic makes one that size.

Check out iHerb for various brands.

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I have trouble swallowing pills.

I am able to get my 5 daily Omega 3 caps down if I swallow with a mouthful of unsweetened applesauce or other food.

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Have you tried the OmegaBrite. They are kindof small.
Omegabrite.com

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If you can't find the liquid form, you could break open the caps with a knife, scissors, etc. and mix it with fruit or veggie juice to disguise the taste.

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i buy Flax Seed Meal and mix it in food for breakfast.

Chia is also full of Omegas.

(I got tired of the big capsules as well)

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Carlson's Lemon Flavored Fish Oil is available as a liquid.
It has a mild lemon flavor, really not bad at all.

I've also seen fish oil available as a flavored gel.

If you look at iHerb.com you'll find many options.

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coromega omega-3 supplement is an orange flavored pouch you squeeze.

Delicious & doesn't "repeat" later like some fish oils capsule do.

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I could swallow about 4-5 of those at once if I had too!! [lol]

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I found some! They are less milligrams, but half the size of those monster pills. They are very very soft also so easy to go down.
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I use krill..pretty small and seems to be pretty good

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