Available as tablets or capsules.
Available as soluble tablets?
Available as something for placing under your tongue?
Available as something for placing on your gum?
Available as a patch for putting on your skin?
Available as an injection?
Available as nasal/oral spray?
Safe or appropriate to crush
For patients who have difficulty in swallowing whole tablets such as the elderly and young children, a whole tablet may be crushed and allowed to dissolve, with swirling, in a minimum 20 ml of water for 5 minutes. The entire volume of liquid should be consumed.
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Usual formulation brand names
Is tablet/capsule specially coated?
Soluble tablet strength
Sublingual/buccal formulation strength
Transdermal patch strength
20microgram powder for injection
Nasal/oral spray Strength
Available as a licensed liquid or special?
Are specials or imports available?
Is the liquid medicine sugar free?
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
Advice on administration via enteral tube
Consider using the injection if appropriate. No information available.