Half Securon SR®

Usual solid dosage form
Tablets
Available as a liquid
Generic verapamil oral solution available
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
Generic verapamil oral solution available
Liquid strengths
40mg/5mL (generic verapamil)
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?
Yes - oral solution, suspension (generic verapamil)
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
Yes
Modified release
Yes
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Generic drug
Verapamil
Safe or appropriate to crush
No, modified release products should not be crushed. Consider changing to liquid formulation (different brand) or alternative medication.