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
Enteric coated/modified release products should not be crushed. Manufacturer advises granules should be taken on the tongue and swallowed, without chewing, with plenty of liquid.
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
Advice on administration via enteral tube
No recommended, consider rectally administered formulations as an alternative. See Mesalazine monograph for further information.
Consider rectally administered formulations as an alternative. See Mesalazine monograph for further information.