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why do Iron pills stink? Answered

Just wanted to know

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rickharrisBest Answer (author)2012-08-28

I suspect because they are yeast based. - Without experiencing your particular brand I can't say further.

In general things smell because they give off volatile molecules - Your nose has receptors for these molecules which your brain makes into smell.

All smell is particulate in origin.

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lemonie (author)2012-08-29

What are they called / what's written on the packaging?

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nerd7473 (author)lemonie2012-08-29

I don't have Iron pills with me

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