Zimovane®

Usual solid dosage form
Tablets
Available as a liquid
Yes - oral solution (Rosemont special)
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
No
Liquid strengths
3.75mg/5mL, 7.5mg/5mL
Liquid sugar free or not
Yes (Rosemont is, check with other manufacturers). Safe for people with diabetes.
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?
Yes
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
Tablets are not suitable. Current resources do not recommend crushing the tablets as the coating may block the tube. Consider changing to an alternative medication for which other formulations are available. No information available on liquid preparation.
Available as other formulations?
No
Note
Both strengths suitable for Halal.
Film coated
Yes
Modified release
No
Enteric coated
-
Sugar coated
-
Generic drug
Zopiclone
Safe or appropriate to crush
Tablets are not suitable for crushing, use the oral solution if available or consider changing to an alternative medication for which other formulations are available.