Feospan®

Usual solid dosage form
Modified release capsule (spasules)
Available as a liquid
Yes - oral drops (Ironorm® brand)
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
Yes - oral drops (Ironorm® brand)
Liquid strengths
125mg/mL (Ironorm® brand oral drops)
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?
Yes
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
No
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
Not suitable- MR preparation.
Available as other formulations?
No
Note
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Film coated
No
Modified release
Yes
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Generic drug
Ferrous sulphate
Safe or appropriate to crush
No. Consider changing to an alternative iron salt for which other formulations are available.