Apresoline®

Usual solid dosage form
Tablets
Available as a liquid
No
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
No
Liquid strengths
n/a
Liquid sugar free or not
n/a
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Dissolve directly in mouth
No
Available as soluble tablets
No
Sub-lingual
No
Specially coated?
Yes
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
Yes- solution/suspension (generic hydralazine)
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
No specific information on administration of Apresoline® branded hydralazine via enteral tubes. See hydralazine monograph for further information.
Available as other formulations?
Injection
Note
The sugar coating makes this medication more likely to block enteral feeding tubes.
Film coated
No
Modified release
No
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
Yes
Generic drug
Hydralazine
Safe or appropriate to crush
No information available.