HL7 Terminology (THO)
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ValueSet: OralCapsule

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-OralCapsule Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2014-03-26 Computable Name: OralCapsule
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.14508

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This value set is not used here; it may be used elsewhere (e.g. specifications and/or implementations that use this content)

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 7 concepts

Expansion based on codesystem Orderable Drug Form v2.1.0 (CodeSystem)

  ORCAPhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-orderableDrugFormOral Capsule
  ENTCAPhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-orderableDrugFormEnteric Coated Capsule
  ERENTCAPhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-orderableDrugFormExtended Release Enteric Coated Capsule
  ERCAPhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-orderableDrugFormExtended Release Capsule

A solid dosage form in which the drug is enclosed within either a hard or soft soluble container made from a suitable form of gelatin, and which releases a drug (or drugs) in such a manner to allow a reduction in dosing frequency as compared to that drug (or drugs) presented as a conventional dosage form.

  ERCAP12http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-orderableDrugForm12 Hour Extended Release Capsule
  ERCAP24http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-orderableDrugForm24 Hour Extended Release Capsule
  ERECCAPhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-orderableDrugFormExtended Release Enteric Coated Capsuleinactive

Rationale: Duplicate of code ERENTCAP. Use code ERENTCAP instead.

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2022-10-18reviseTSMGMarc DuteauFixing missing metadata; up-349
2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.
2014-03-26revise2014T1_2014-03-26_001283 (RIM release ID)Vocabulary (Woody Beeler) (no record of original request)Lock all vaue sets untouched since 2014-03-26 to trackingId 2014T1_2014_03_26