Securon®

(Securon SR®, Half Securon SR® , Verapamil hydrochloride)

Available as tablets or capsules.
tablet
Available as soluble tablets?
No
Available as a liquid?
No. Verapamil oral solution available
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
No
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Generic name
Verapamil hydrochloride
Usual formulation brand names
Securon SR®, Half Securon SR®
Is tablet/capsule specially coated?
Yes
Modified release
Yes
Film coated
No
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
-
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?
Yes
Are specials or imports available?
N/A
Liquid strengths
N/A- available in a different brand 40mg/5mL
Is the liquid medicine sugar free?
Yes
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
No information available - consider changing to an alternative brand.
Notes
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