Zomig®

Usual solid dosage form
Tablets and orodispersible 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
Yes- available as orodispersible tablets
Available as soluble tablets
Available as orodispersible tablets only
Sub-lingual
No
Specially coated?
Yes
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
No
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No information available
Advice on administration via enteral tube
No information available
Available as other formulations?
Nasal spray, orodispersible tablets
Note
-
Film coated
Yes
Modified release
No
Enteric coated
-
Sugar coated
-
Generic drug
Zolmitriptan
Safe or appropriate to crush
Licensed alternative formulations available and therefore crushing is not recommended. 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.