Motifene®

Usual solid dosage form
Capsules
Available as a liquid
No (available as liquid in other brands)
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
No
Available as soluble tablets
No (available as liquid in other brands)
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 and enteric coated products should not be crushed.
Available as other formulations?
Not as Motifene brand. Available in other brands: suppositories, injection (25mg/mL, 75mg/mL), topical gel, modified release capsules, modified release tablets, dispersible tablets (available from special-order manufacturers)
Note
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Film coated
No
Modified release
Yes
Enteric coated
Yes
Sugar coated
No
Generic drug
Diclofenac sodium
Safe or appropriate to crush
Not recommended. Enteric coated/modified release products should not be crushed.