(Accupro®, Accurretic®, Quinapril)
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
The tablets should not be chewed, crushed or divided. Consider changing to alternative angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor that has alternative formulations.
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Usual formulation brand names
Is tablet/capsule specially coated?
Sublingual/buccal formulation strength
Transdermal patch strength
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
No - some other ACE Inhibitors are licensed for this route of administration
Advice on administration via enteral tube
Consider switching to an alternative angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor which is licensed for administration via feeding tubes.