(Afinitor®, Certican®, Votubia®, No)
Available as tablets or capsules.
Available as soluble tablets?
Available as a liquid?
No (dispersible tablets available)
Available as something for placing under your tongue?
Available as something for placing on your gum?
Available as a patch for putting on your skin?
Available as an injection?
Available as nasal/oral spray?
Safe or appropriate to crush
Licensed alternative formulations available. Crushing is not recommended.
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Usual formulation brand names
Afinitor®, Certican®, Votubia®
Is tablet/capsule specially coated?
Soluble tablet strength
Sublingual/buccal formulation strength
Transdermal patch strength
Nasal/oral spray Strength
Available as a licensed liquid or special?
Yes - dispersible tablets form a suspension
Are specials or imports available?
Is the liquid medicine sugar free?
Dispersible tablets form a sugar free suspension
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
Advice on administration via enteral tube
No information available
Votubia tablets and Votubia dispersible tablets are not to be used interchangeably. The two pharmaceutical forms must not be combined to achieve the desired dose. The same pharmaceutical form must be used consistently, as appropriate for the indication being treated.