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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

Abstral · ProStrakan Pharmaceuticals

ProStrakan Pharmaceuticals
Abstral
Tablets sublingual - various strengths
R2 · Red 2 · Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
Unsuitable
Designed for sublingual administration
11th May 2015

Effentora · Cephalon UK Ltd

Cephalon UK Ltd
Effentora
Buccal tablets - various strengths
R2 · Red 2 · Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
Unsuitable
Unsuitable for MCA as hygroscopic buccal tablets designed for sublingual administration.
11th May 2015

Actiq · Flynn Pharma Ltd

Flynn Pharma Ltd
Actiq
Lozenge (buccal) - various strengths
R2 · Red 2 · Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
Unsuitable
Unsuitable for MCA as hygroscopic buccal tablets, which should not be swallowed.
11th May 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Tablets / Lozenges / Nasal spray / Transdermal for pain

Tablets / Lozenges / Nasal spray / Transdermal
for pain
Small amounts in breast milk probably due to short half-life
Although adverse effects in infant are not likely, infant monitoring advised, especially in young infants (see summary)

Injection for use during surgery

Injection
for use during surgery
Small amounts in breast milk probably due to short half-life