Ataluren

Usual solid dosage form
Granules for oral suspension
Available as a liquid
No
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
Yes - granules for oral suspension
Liquid strengths
125mg, 250mg or 1000mg granules for oral suspension
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?
No
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
No information available
Available as other formulations?
No
Note
Sachets should only be opened at the time of dose preparation.
Film coated
No
Modified release
No
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Generic drug
No
Safe or appropriate to crush
The full contents of each sachet should be mixed with at least 30 mL of liquid (water, milk, fruit juice), or 3 tablespoons of semi-solid food (yoghurt or apple sauce). The prepared dose should be mixed well before administration. The amount of the liquid or semi-solid food can be increased based on patient preference.