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A coated, oval medicine tablet.

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(Medicine) a medicinal tablet, usually oval in shape, coated in a soluble substance
[C20: cap(sule) + (tab)let]
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(ˈkæp lɪt)

an oval-shaped tablet that is coated to facilitate swallowing.
[1985–90; appar. cap(sule) + -let; orig. a trademark]
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, Caplet®
n (= coated tablet)Kapsel f
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Late last month the Indian company announced that it bought six O-T-C health product brands --Bufferin pain reliever/fever reducer tablets, Doan's back pain relief caplets, Comtrex multi-symptom cold/cough caplets (day and night formulas), Nupercainal hemorrhoidal ointment, Myoflex pain relief cream and Cruex fungal nail gel--from Ducere Pharma LLC.
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PL Developments (PLD) have received FDA approval to manufacture Ibuprofen 200mg brown and orange tablets and caplets, which are comparable to national brands Motrin and Advil, to help relieve pain and reduce fever.
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The Suffern Campus is considered one of the nation's top 10 pharmaceutical manufacturing and packaging plants by volume, capable of producing billions of caplets and capsules per year.
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