How to cut pills in half

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Step 1

Step 1: Place pill in pill bed. Center with thumb and forefinger.

Place pill in pill bed. Center with thumb and forefinger.

Step 2

Step 2: Lower cutting arm to rest gently on pill; weight of arm should hold pill in place.

Lower cutting arm to rest gently on pill; weight of arm should hold pill in place.

Step 3

Step 3: Push down cutting arm, gently but firmly until pill splits.

Push down cutting arm, gently but firmly until pill splits.

Step 4

Step 4: Lift arm and remove pill.

Lift arm and remove pill.

How to cut pills into quarters

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Step 1

Step 1: Place pill in pill bed. Center with thumb and forefinger.

Place pill in pill bed. Center with thumb and forefinger.

Step 2

Step 2: Lower cutting arm to rest gently on pill; weight of arm should hold pill in place.

Lower cutting arm to rest gently on pill; weight of arm should hold pill in place.

Step 3

Step 3: Push down cutting arm, gently but firmly until pill splits.

Push down cutting arm, gently but firmly until pill splits.

Step 4

Step 4: Lift arm and remove pill.

Lift arm and remove pill.

Splitting Vet Medicine for Small Animals

In Stock

Price: $59.00

Many prescription drugs that have been developed for humans can be given to dogs, cats and other small animals by splitting the pills/tablets in half or in quarters. Atenolol is a typical example.

Atenolol (Tenormin) is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers which affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins). Atenolol is used to treat angina (chest pain) and hypertension (high blood pressure). It is also used to treat or prevent heart attack.

Atenolol in small doses can be prescribed by veterinarians for small animals.

World-wide delivery.

Dear Mr. Welch:

Per our email correspondence, I am enclosing 3 25mg Atenolol tablets in order to evaluate which of your pill cutters would best be suited to cut them into accurate quarters. As stated previously accuracy is important as it’s for a small animal (cat).

Dear B…,

The Atenolol tablets cut very well. Pictures follow:

Want to see how it works? Watch this video.

Try it out, 100% Risk-Free. If you are not completely satisfied, return item for a full refund. See our Refund Policy.

For pills or tablets that are larger than ¼ inch (6 mm), see the Large Pill Cutter

Don’t see your pill listed and are wondering which pill cutter is right for you? Have other questions? Contact us.

Splitting Vet Medicine for Small Animals

In Stock

Price: $59.00

Many prescription drugs that have been developed for humans can be given to dogs, cats and other small animals by splitting the pills/tablets in half or in quarters. Atenolol is a typical example.

Atenolol (Tenormin) is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers which affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins). Atenolol is used to treat angina (chest pain) and hypertension (high blood pressure). It is also used to treat or prevent heart attack.

Atenolol in small doses can be prescribed by veterinarians for small animals.

World-wide delivery.

Dear Mr. Welch:

Per our email correspondence, I am enclosing 3 25mg Atenolol tablets in order to evaluate which of your pill cutters would best be suited to cut them into accurate quarters. As stated previously accuracy is important as it’s for a small animal (cat).

Dear B…,

The Atenolol tablets cut very well. Pictures follow:

Want to see how it works? Watch this video.

How to cut pills in half

Click images for detail.

Step 1

Step 1: Place pill in pill bed. Center with thumb and forefinger.

Place pill in pill bed. Center with thumb and forefinger.

Step 2

Step 2: Lower cutting arm to rest gently on pill; weight of arm should hold pill in place.

Lower cutting arm to rest gently on pill; weight of arm should hold pill in place.

Step 3

Step 3: Push down cutting arm, gently but firmly until pill splits.

Push down cutting arm, gently but firmly until pill splits.

Step 4

Step 4: Lift arm and remove pill.

Lift arm and remove pill.

How to cut pills into quarters

Click images for detail.

Step 1

Step 1: Place pill in pill bed. Center with thumb and forefinger.

Place pill in pill bed. Center with thumb and forefinger.

Step 2

Step 2: Lower cutting arm to rest gently on pill; weight of arm should hold pill in place.

Lower cutting arm to rest gently on pill; weight of arm should hold pill in place.

Step 3

Step 3: Push down cutting arm, gently but firmly until pill splits.

Push down cutting arm, gently but firmly until pill splits.

Step 4

Step 4: Lift arm and remove pill.

Lift arm and remove pill.

Try it out, 100% Risk-Free. If you are not completely satisfied, return item for a full refund. See our Refund Policy.

For pills or tablets that are larger than ¼ inch (6 mm), see the Large Pill Cutter

Don’t see your pill listed and are wondering which pill cutter is right for you? Have other questions? Contact us.

Small Swiss Pill Cutter

The Small Swiss Pill Cutter accurately cuts pills that are ¼ inch (6 mm) or smaller in diameter or width in half or quarters.