quinine

Usual solid dosage form
Tablets
Available as a liquid
Yes - oral suspension (Rosemont is a special)
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
-
Liquid strengths
300mg/5mL
Liquid sugar free or not
Yes (Rosemont is, check with other manufacturers). Safe for people with diabetes.
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Dissolve directly in mouth
-
Available as soluble tablets
No
Sub-lingual
-
Specially coated?
Yes
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
-
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
-
Advice on administration via enteral tube
-
Available as other formulations?
oral suspension, oral solution, solution for infusion (300mg/mL) available from specials manufacturers
Note
The injection is quinine dihydrochloride
Film coated
-
Modified release
-
Enteric coated
-
Sugar coated
Yes
Generic drug
Quinine
Safe or appropriate to crush
No information available. Alternative formulations available and therefore crushing is not recommended