NHS Herefordshire Clinical Commissioning Group
Wye Valley NHS Trust

 
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4 Central nervous system

Opioid Resource Pack

Gabapentinoid Reduction Leaflet

04-03-01 Tricyclic antidepressants

Do not use tricyclics to treat depression in patients over 75 years old


Amitriptyline
Formulary

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Clomipramine
Formulary

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Imipramine
Formulary

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Lofepramine
Formulary

Lower risk in overdose than other tricyclics 


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Dosulepin
Non Formulary

 Removed from formulary, Low Value Medicine, safer alternatives


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Doxepin
Non Formulary

Removed from formulary, Low Value Medicine, safer alternatives


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Trimipramine
Non Formulary

Removed from formulary, Low Value Medicine, safer alternatives

 


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