Is Roxanol 20mg/ml Predominantly A Sublingual Medication?

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Is Roxanol 20mg/ml Predominantly A Sublingual Medication?

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Roxanol is a highly concentrated liquid form of morphine sulfate. It can be swallowed or administered as a sublingual. It is used frequently in hospice situations to relieve pain in patients who are no longer able to swallow.

Answered by Karen Lee Richards