Usual solid dosage form
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
Liquid sugar free or not
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Dissolve directly in mouth
Available as soluble tablets
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
Yes- solution/suspension (generic hydralazine)
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
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?
The sugar coating makes this medication more likely to block enteral feeding tubes.
Safe or appropriate to crush
No information available.