You can take multiple pills smoothly without effort.

  • Preventing from jelly gets stuck in the throat
  • No interference in medicine’s efficacy or absorption.
  • No sugar, no artificial coloring, no preservatives.

The world's first!

The jelly dedicated for taking medication.

(able to swallow multiple pills)

In 1998, Ryukakusan has invented the world’s first "Swallowing Aid Jelly" as an aid jelly for swallowing medicine. Since then, it has acclaimed excellent responses from doctors, pharmacists, nurses, carers, etc.
  • Your medicine swallowing method is giving a huge stress on the throat.

  • You can take pills smoothly all together.

  • You can take pills smoothly with a smile.

  • You can take pills smoothly all together.Making every day a wonderful and enjoyable.

How to Take

  1. Pour the jelly in a cup. Put medicine on the top of the jelly.

  2. Cover up the medicine with the jelly.

  3. After covering the medicine completely, scoop with a spoon or as it is from the cup, swallow it without chewing.

※ Due to the nature of jelly, some liquid may come out after opening the package. Since it may make difficult to cover the medicine, release the excess liquid which comes out first. (There will be no effect drinking the liquid.)
※ Keep the nozzle clean, and close the cap tightly once opened. Keep refrigerated, and use up all of the jelly in a week. For the stick type, use up at once, and do not save it.

Please see the movies for more instruction.

“Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly)”
How to Take

Feature of “Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly)”

Producer of “Swallowing Aid Jelly” has its obligation as a pharmaceutical company.
Ryukakusan’s “Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly)” fulfills its duty in good faith.

(1) Free from sugar and/or preservatives.
If sugar and/or preservatives are contained, it may adversely affect medicine’s efficacy.
For those who are limiting in sugar intake and/or restricting calories, need a special care.
There is no sugar and/or preservatives contained in “Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly)”.
(2) Having fluidity without sticking to the throat.
Sticky and viscous jelly without having fluidity tends to stick to the throat which could even increase a risk of aspiration.
“Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly)” has enough fluidity without sticking to the throat.

Let us prove that the throat mechanism from the medical point of view.

We have verified the effectiveness and the reliability of the jelly with patients (elderly) as well as healthy people.
Functionality and dissolution process of the medicine are all tested.

  • The stress on the throat during
    the swallowing process
    The throat is feeling less stress using “Magic Jelly”.
  • Duration time from the throat to
    the stomach
    People who have difficulty of swallowing with water can smoothly take medication with the jelly.
  • Dissolving and dissolution tests
    after the medicine to reach the stomach

The throat is feeling stress
  • You see the throat is feeling stress.
    Taking medicines with "Water".

  • You see the throat is feeling less stress.
    Taking medicines with "Magic Jelly".

  • Image Figure
    Japan Society of Drug 28th Meeting Numbering the Throat Passing
    - The oblate type jelly’s effect on the mentum under muscle’s myopotential -

Duration time from the throat to the stomach
  • Takes about 18 seconds using "Water".

    「水」は 約18秒もかかります。
  • Takes about only 8 seconds using "Magic Jelly".

  • Reference: Kikuo Takano, Sousen Hospital, Swallowing Difficulties at the Medical Field, The 37th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association of Rehabilitation Medicine (2008, Tokyo)

Dissolving and dissolution tests after the medicine to reach the stomach
  • ロキソプロフェンナトリウム錠剤 シメチジン錠剤
  • ポグリボース製剤 ポグリボース製剤
  • No artificial coloring, no preservatives
  • No Fruit juice
  • Low calorie
  • No sugar
  • No caffeine
  • Non allergen

For medical personnel

In order to use Swallowing Aid Jelly safely, we are conducting incompatibility studies on drugs with “Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly)”, and “Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly) for Children” in collaboration with Towa Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Efforts of concerning the incompatibility studies on drugs

For the detail
* Link to the website of Towa Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
* The link of website is a site for domestic medical personnel.
* Regarding the instruction of Ryukakusan’s Swallowing Aid Jelly,
please contact Ryukakusan Co., Ltd.’s customer service.

Introducing the features of Ryukakusan’s Swallowing Aid Jelly with movies

Product Description

Swallowing Aid Jelly has been received appreciations from various industries and organizations.

Product Lineup

Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly) series

Does it affect medicine’s efficacy or absorption?

Since “Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly) series”uses only ingredients recognized as additives for medicines, it does not affect medicine’s efficacy or absorption.

Do I need to drink water?

Approximately 85% of all ingredients are water for “Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly) series”. If you use it instead of water, you do not need to drink additional water. However, one can take additional water if one feels needed.

Generally, it is said that a glass of water is needed to absorb medicine into the body.
85% water
How long will it last after once it has been opened?

Keep the cap and the nozzle clean, seal a package tightly, and keep it in the refrigerator once opened. Also, use up all of the jelly within 1 week.
Since any preservatives are not contained, avoid using expired product once opened. Also, the stick type is for one time use.

I have been diagnosed as “Diabetes mellitus”, and having a strict restriction of food intake.

Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly) does not contain any saccharide such as sugar. Besides, the calorie is approximately 2.6 kcal per serving (15g). Since the ingredients do not effect on the insulin, it is safe to take.

TV Commercial Gallery

Swallowing Aid Jelly (Magic Jelly)

“Swallowing Aid Jelly(Magic Jelly)” Commitment ver.
“Swallowing Aid Jelly(Magic Jelly)” Family ver. 30 sec
“Swallowing Aid Jelly(Magic Jelly)”Family ver. 15 sec
“Swallowing Aid Jelly(Magic Jelly)”For talkative human beings ver.