Trimipramine

Usual solid dosage form
Capsules, tablets
Available as a liquid
No
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
Sub-lingual
No
Specially coated?
No
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
No
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
No information available. For long-term therapy, consider switching to an alternative tricyclic antidepressant available as a liquid.
Available as other formulations?
No
Note
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Film coated
-
Modified release
No
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
-
Generic drug
Trimipramine
Safe or appropriate to crush
Consider changing to an alternative medication for which other formulations are available.Crushing or dispersing should always be used as a last resort but current text books and resources suggest that it is likely to be safe. Clinicians should be aware that this an unlicensed use of the medication.