Morphgesic MR®

Usual solid dosage form
modified release tablets
Available as a liquid
No (available as liquid in other brands)
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
No (available as liquid in other brands)
Liquid strengths
N/A
Liquid sugar free or not
N/A
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 recommended. Modified release products should not be crushed.
Available as other formulations?
No
Note
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Film coated
Yes
Modified release
Yes
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Generic drug
Morphine sulfate
Safe or appropriate to crush
No. Use liquid alternative (different brand).