Antepsin®

Usual solid dosage form
Tablets
Available as a liquid
Yes - oral suspension
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
Yes- oral suspension
Liquid strengths
1g/5mL
Liquid sugar free or not
Yes
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Dissolve directly in mouth
No
Available as soluble tablets
No
Sub-lingual
No
Specially coated?
No
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
Yes- oral suspension
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
This is an unlicensed use of the medication. Clinicians should refer to specialist resources for advice on how to administer this medication via enteral feeding tubes.
Available as other formulations?
No
Note
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Film coated
No
Modified release
No
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Generic drug
Sucralfate
Safe or appropriate to crush
Licensed liquid formulations available