Olaparib

(Lynparza, Olaparib)

Available as tablets or capsules.
Tablet, capsule
Available as soluble tablets?
No
Available as a liquid?
No
Available as something for placing under your tongue?
No
Available as something for placing on your gum?
-
Available as granules?
-
Available as a patch for putting on your skin?
-
Available as an injection?
-
Available as nasal/oral spray?
-
Safe or appropriate to crush
Lynparza tablets should be swallowed whole and not chewed, crushed, dissolved or divided. No data available for capsules.
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Generic name
Olaparib
Usual formulation brand names
Lynparza
Is tablet/capsule specially coated?
Film-Coated tablets, hard capsules
Modified release
No
Film coated
Yes (tablets)
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Soluble tablet strength
-
Sublingual/buccal formulation strength
No
Granule strength
-
Transdermal patch strength
-
Injection strength
-
Nasal/oral spray Strength
-
Available as a licensed liquid or special?
-
Are specials or imports available?
-
Liquid strengths
-
Is the liquid medicine sugar free?
n/a
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
-
Advice on administration via enteral tube
-
Notes
No