Contents of the pack and other information

What ZALVISO® contains

  • The active substance is sufentanil. Each sublingual tablet contains 15 micrograms sufentanil (as citrate).
  • The other ingredients are mannitol (E421), calcium hydrogen phosphate (anhydrous), hypromellose, croscarmellose sodium, stearic acid, magnesium stearate, sunset yellow FCF Aluminium Lake (E110) (see section 2 “What you need to know before you take ZALVISO®”).


What ZALVISO® looks like and contents of the pack

ZALVISO® sublingual tablets are orange-coloured flat-faced tablets with rounded edges. The sublingual tablets measure 3 mm in diameter. The sublingual tablets are supplied in cartridges; each cartridge contains 40 sublingual tablets.

Read all of the ZALVISO® Package Leaflet carefully before you start taking ZALVISO® because it contains important information for you. If you have any further questions, ask your doctor or nurse. If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor or nurse.

For additional information, please download the entire Package Leaflet.