Available as tablets or capsules.
Available as soluble tablets?
Available as a liquid?
Available as something for placing under your tongue?
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
Licensed alternative formulations available and therefore crushing is not recommended.
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Usual formulation brand names
Is tablet/capsule specially coated?
Soluble tablet strength
Sublingual/buccal formulation strength
Transdermal patch strength
Nasal/oral spray Strength
Available as a licensed liquid or special?
Are specials or imports available?
N/A licensed alternative available
Is the liquid medicine sugar free?
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
Advice on administration via enteral tube
The suspension is suitable for administration via enteral feeding tubes. The compatibility has been tested with tubes of silicone or polyurethane with diameters from 14Fr to 20 Fr. It is recommended to follow the instruction below: Ensure that the enteral feeding tube is free from obstruction before administration. 1. Flush the enteral tube with 30 ml of water 2. Administer the required dose of the oral suspension with a graduated dosing syringe 3. Flush the enteral tube with 30 ml of water.