Cordilox®

(Cordilox®, Verapamil hydrochloride)

Available as tablets or capsules.
Tablets
Available as soluble tablets?
No
Available as a liquid?
No (Verapamil oral solution available)
Available as something for placing under your tongue?
No
Available as something for placing on your gum?
-
Available as granules?
-
Available as a patch for putting on your skin?
-
Available as an injection?
-
Available as nasal/oral spray?
-
Safe or appropriate to crush
No information available
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Generic name
Verapamil hydrochloride
Usual formulation brand names
Cordilox®
Is tablet/capsule specially coated?
Yes
Modified release
No
Film coated
Yes
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Soluble tablet strength
-
Sublingual/buccal formulation strength
No
Granule strength
-
Transdermal patch strength
-
Injection strength
-
Nasal/oral spray Strength
-
Available as a licensed liquid or special?
Yes (generic verapamil)
Are specials or imports available?
Yes- oral suspension, oral solution
Liquid strengths
40mg/5mL (generic verapamil)
Is the liquid medicine sugar free?
Yes
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
Current resources suggest that it is likely to be safe to administer via enteral feeding tubes, however 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.
Notes
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