HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

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PillDrugForm

Summary

Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-PillDrugForm
Version:2.0.0
Name:PillDrugForm
Status:Active
Title:PillDrugForm
Definition:

A small, round solid dosage form containing a medicinal agent intended for oral administration.

OID:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.14506 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

References

This value set is not used

Content Logical Definition

Logical Definition (CLD)

 

Expansion

This value set contains 26 concepts

Expansion based on Orderable Drug Form v2.0.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-orderableDrugForm

CodeDisplayDefinition
PILLPillA small, round solid dosage form containing a medicinal agent intended for oral administration.
CAPCapsuleA solid dosage form in which the drug is enclosed within either a hard or soft soluble container or "shell" made from a suitable form of gelatin.
ORCAPOral Capsule
ENTCAPEnteric Coated Capsule
ERENTCAPExtended Release Enteric Coated Capsule
ERCAPExtended Release CapsuleA 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.
ERCAP1212 Hour Extended Release Capsule
ERCAP2424 Hour Extended Release Capsule
ERECCAPExtended Release Enteric Coated Capsule*Rationale:* Duplicate of code ERENTCAP. Use code ERENTCAP instead.
TABTabletA solid dosage form containing medicinal substances with or without suitable diluents.
ORTABOral Tablet
BUCTABBuccal Tablet
SRBUCTABSustained Release Buccal Tablet
CAPLETCaplet
CHEWTABChewable TabletA solid dosage form containing medicinal substances with or without suitable diluents that is intended to be chewed, producing a pleasant tasting residue in the oral cavity that is easily swallowed and does not leave a bitter or unpleasant after-taste.
CPTABCoated Particles Tablet
DISINTABDisintegrating TabletA solid dosage form containing medicinal substances which disintegrates rapidly, usually within a matter of seconds, when placed upon the tongue.
DRTABDelayed Release Tablet
ECTABEnteric Coated Tablet
ERECTABExtended Release Enteric Coated Tablet
ERTABExtended Release TabletA solid dosage form containing a drug which allows at least a reduction in dosing frequency as compared to that drug presented in conventional dosage form.
ERTAB1212 Hour Extended Release Tablet
ERTAB2424 Hour Extended Release Tablet
ORTROCHELozenge/Oral TrocheA solid preparation containing one or more medicaments, usually in a flavored, sweetened base which is intended to dissolve or disintegrate slowly in the mouth.
SLTABSublingual Tablet
VAGTABVaginal Tablet

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
Source The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
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History

DateActionCustodianAuthorComment
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