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X-Rays Can Ruin Enzymes

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1. Posted by Susantrave (Budding Member 10 posts) 4y

I was advised by a friend to not put my homeopathic medicines or supplements containing enzymes through the x-ray machines because it can ruin enzymes- and ask the authorities to be hand searched instead. Is it true?

2. Posted by flyingbob (Inactive 842 posts) 4y

My beliefs and experiences are, that if you wrap the enzymes up in thick tin-foil, then x-rays cannot penetrate through.
Also if you have paperwork to show that you have a reason to carry them, the authorities will normally hand-check them, thus not passing them through the x-ray machines.