Usual solid dosage form
Modified Release capsules, Modified Release tablets
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
Liquid sugar free or not
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Dissolve directly in mouth
Available as soluble tablets
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
Advice on administration via enteral tube
Modified release preparations are not suitable for administration via enteral tubes. However other preparations exist that current resources suggest that are likely to be safe to administer via enteral feeding tubes. See Tramadol monograph.
Available as other formulations?
Alternative formulations available for immediate release preparations, oral drops, orodispersible and dispersible tablets. See Tramadol monograph.
Prolonged release tablets/capsules should NOT be crushed.
Safe or appropriate to crush
Modified release preparations are not safe to crush (see Tramadol monograph for further information)