T4762 Administration route

Code valueNameDescriptionUsed in Sweden
20001000Auricular useAdministration of a medicinal product to the ear.X
20002500Buccal useAdministration of a medicinal product to the buccal cavity (pouch located between the cheek and the gum) to obtain a systemic effectX
20003000Cutaneous useAdministration 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
20004000Dental useAdministration of a medicinal product to and or in the teeth or, on and or around the nerves supplying the teeth.X
20006000Endocervical useAdministration of a medicinal product to the cervix uteri.X
20007000Endosinusial useAdministration of a medicinal product to the sinuses to obtain a local effect.X
20008000Endotracheopulmonary useAdministration of a medicinal product to the trachea and or bronchiae by instillation (preparations for inhalation are excluded; see inhalation use).X
20009001Epidural useInjection of a medicinal product into the epidural space.X
20013500Gastric useAdministration of a medicinal product to the stomach by means of an appropriate deviceX
20013000Gastroenteral useAdministration 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
20014000Gingival useAdministration of a medicinal product to the gingivae.X
20015000HaemodialysisClearance of the blood by means of a semipermeable membrane. Previous English term 'Hemodialysis' corrected 04-07-11.X
20015500ImplantationImplantationX
20019500InfiltrationMethod of administration, usually by injection, whereby a fluid passes into a target tissue (e.g. anaesthetic infiltration)X
20020000Inhalation useAdministration 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 excludedX
20021000Intestinal useAdministration of a medicinal product to the intestine (duodenum, jejunum, ileum and colon) by means of an appropriate device. Gastroenteral use is excludedX
20023000Intraarterial useInjection of a medicinal product into an artery.X
20025000Intrabursal useInjection of a medicinal product into bursae and tendons.X
20026000Intracardiac useInjection of a medicinal product into the cardiac muscle and or cardiac cavity.X
20027000Intracavernous useInjection of a medicinal product into the corpus cavernosum.X
20027010Intracerebral useAdministration of a medicinal product directly to the brain tissue.X
20029000Intracoronary useInjection of a medicinal product into the coronary artery.X
20030000Intradermal useInjection of a medicinal product into the dermis.X
20035000Intramuscular useInjection of a medicinal product into muscular tissue.X
20036000Intraocular useAdministration 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
20038000Intraperitoneal useInjection of a medicinal product into the peritoneal cavity.X
20039000Intrapleural useInjection of a medicinal product into the pleural cavity.X
20042000Intrathecal useInjection of a medicinal product through the dura to the subarachnoid cavity.X
20043000Intratumoral use(draft) Injection of a medicinal product into a tumor.X
20044000Intrauterine useAdministration of a medicinal product to the cavity of the uterus.X
20045000Intravenous useInjection of a medicinal product into a vein.X
20046000Intravesical useAdministration of a medicinal product to the urinary bladder.X
20047000Intravitreal useAdministration of a medicinal product into the rear chamber of the eye.X
20051000Ocular useAdministration of a medicinal product upon the eyeball and or conjunctiva.X
20053000Oral useTaking a medicinal product by means of swallowingX
20054000Oromucosal useAdministration 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
20058000Perineural useInjection of a medicinal product into the direct surroundings of one or more nerves.X
20059000Periodontal useAdministration to the pouch between the tooth and the gingiva.X
20061000Rectal useAdministration of a medicinal product to the rectum in order to obtain a local or systemic effect.X
20065000Subconjunctival useInjection of a medicinal product underneath the conjunctivaX
20066000Subcutaneous useInjection of a medicinal product directly underneath the skin, i.e. subdermallyX
20067000Sublingual useAdministration of a medicinal product under the tongue to obtain a systemic effect.X
20071000Urethral useAdministration of a medicinal product to the urethra.X
20072000Vaginal useAdministration of a medicinal product to the vagina.X