Zafirlukast

Usual solid dosage form
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?
Yes
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
No
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
No information is available on the administration of zafirlukast via enteral feeding tubes.
Available as other formulations?
No
Note
Crushing the tablets may result in an increase in peak levels with no change in the AUC.
Film coated
Yes
Modified release
No
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Generic drug
Zafirlukast
Safe or appropriate to crush
Consider changing to an alternative medication for which other formulations are available.