T4762 Administration route

Code Name Description Used in Sweden
20001000 Auricular use Administration of a medicinal product to the ear. X
20002500 Buccal use Administration of a medicinal product to the buccal cavity (pouch located between the cheek and the gum) to obtain a systemic effect X
20003000 Cutaneous use Administration of a medicinal product to the skin and or cutaneous wounds and or nails and or hair in order to obtain a local effect. X
20004000 Dental use Administration of a medicinal product to and or in the teeth or, on and or around the nerves supplying the teeth. X
20006000 Endocervical use Administration of a medicinal product to the cervix uteri. X
20007000 Endosinusial use Administration of a medicinal product to the sinuses to obtain a local effect. X
20008000 Endotracheopulmonary use Administration of a medicinal product to the trachea and or bronchiae by instillation (preparations for inhalation are excluded; see inhalation use). X
20009001 Epidural use Injection of a medicinal product into the epidural space. X
20013500 Gastric use Administration of a medicinal product to the stomach by means of an appropriate device X
20013000 Gastroenteral use Administration of a medicinal product to the stomach or duodenum gastroenteral tract by means of an appropriate device. For use only when gastric use and intestinal use do not apply. X
20014000 Gingival use Administration of a medicinal product to the gingivae. X
20015000 Haemodialysis Clearance of the blood by means of a semipermeable membrane. Previous English term 'Hemodialysis' corrected 04-07-11. X
20015500 Implantation Implantation X
20019500 Infiltration Method of administration, usually by injection, whereby a fluid passes into a target tissue (e.g. anaesthetic infiltration) X
20020000 Inhalation use Administration of a medicinal product to the respiratory system by inhalation to obtain a systemic or a local effect in the lower respiratory tract. Nasal use and endotracheopulmonary use are excluded X
20021000 Intestinal use Administration of a medicinal product to the intestine (duodenum, jejunum, ileum and colon) by means of an appropriate device. Gastroenteral use is excluded X
20023000 Intraarterial use Injection of a medicinal product into an artery. X
20025000 Intrabursal use Injection of a medicinal product into bursae and tendons. X
20026000 Intracardiac use Injection of a medicinal product into the cardiac muscle and or cardiac cavity. X
20027000 Intracavernous use Injection of a medicinal product into the corpus cavernosum. X
20027010 Intracerebral use Administration of a medicinal product directly to the brain tissue. X
20029000 Intracoronary use Injection of a medicinal product into the coronary artery. X
20030000 Intradermal use Injection of a medicinal product into the dermis. X
20035000 Intramuscular use Injection of a medicinal product into muscular tissue. X
20036000 Intraocular use Administration of a medicinal product into the eye. The term intraocular is only for use when a more specific term (for ex. intravitreal...) does not apply. Ocular use and subconjunctival use are excluded. X
20038000 Intraperitoneal use Injection of a medicinal product into the peritoneal cavity. X
20039000 Intrapleural use Injection of a medicinal product into the pleural cavity. X
20042000 Intrathecal use Injection of a medicinal product through the dura to the subarachnoid cavity. X
20043000 Intratumoral use (draft) Injection of a medicinal product into a tumor. X
20044000 Intrauterine use Administration of a medicinal product to the cavity of the uterus. X
20045000 Intravenous use Injection of a medicinal product into a vein. X
20046000 Intravesical use Administration of a medicinal product to the urinary bladder. X
20047000 Intravitreal use Administration of a medicinal product into the rear chamber of the eye. X
20051000 Ocular use Administration of a medicinal product upon the eyeball and or conjunctiva. X
20053000 Oral use Taking a medicinal product by means of swallowing X
20054000 Oromucosal use Administration of a medicinal product to the oral cavity to obtain either a systemic or a local effect. The term oromucosal is only for use when a more specific term (e.g. buccal, gingival, sublingual...) does not apply. Oral use is excluded. X
20058000 Perineural use Injection of a medicinal product into the direct surroundings of one or more nerves. X
20059000 Periodontal use Administration to the pouch between the tooth and the gingiva. X
20061000 Rectal use Administration of a medicinal product to the rectum in order to obtain a local or systemic effect. X
20065000 Subconjunctival use Injection of a medicinal product underneath the conjunctiva X
20066000 Subcutaneous use Injection of a medicinal product directly underneath the skin, i.e. subdermally X
20067000 Sublingual use Administration of a medicinal product under the tongue to obtain a systemic effect. X
20071000 Urethral use Administration of a medicinal product to the urethra. X
20072000 Vaginal use Administration of a medicinal product to the vagina. X