Glyceryl Trinitrate

Usual solid dosage form
Tablets
Available as a liquid
No
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
No
Liquid strengths
n/a
Liquid sugar free or not
n/a
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Dissolve directly in mouth
Yes, sublingual tablets
Available as soluble tablets
No
Sub-lingual
Yes
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?
Sublingual tablets, sublingual spray, buccal tablets, transdermal patches, ointment (2%), injection (1mg/mL)
Note
-
Film coated
No
Modified release
No
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Generic drug
Glyceryl trinitrate
Safe or appropriate to crush
Licensed alternative formulations available and therefore crushing is not recommended.