Usual solid dosage form
Available as a liquid
Yes - oral solution (Rosemont special)
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
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
Available as soluble tablets
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
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.
Available as other formulations?
Both strengths suitable for Halal.
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.