Vertab SR 240®

Usual solid dosage form
Tablets
Available as a liquid
No. Generic verapamil (standard release) is available in liquid formulations.
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
No. Generic verapamil (standard release) is available in liquid formulations.
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?
Yes
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
No
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
Not recommended
Available as other formulations?
No. Generic verapamil (standard release) is available as solution for injection.
Note
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Film coated
Yes
Modified release
Yes
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
-
Generic drug
Verapamil hydrochloride
Safe or appropriate to crush
Enteric coated/modified release products should not be crushed. Consider changing to standard release verapamil for which other formulations are available.