NHS Herefordshire Clinical Commissioning Group
Wye Valley NHS Trust

 
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7 Obstetrics, Gynaecology, and urinary-tract disorders

Bladder and Bowel Community Formulary

Overactive Bladder Guidance

Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) Patient Leaflet

07-01-01 Prostaglandins and oxytocics

Carboprost Hemabate®
Restricted

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Dinoprostone Propess®
Restricted

Vaginal tablets. To be available as option for induction of labour at term 


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Dinoprostone Prostin E2®
Restricted

 Vaginal tablets only. Restricted: Consultant use only


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Ergometrine Maleate
Restricted

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Ergometrine Maleate and Oxytocin Syntometrine®
Restricted

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Misoprostol
Formulary

Prescribing note: Please note that misoprostol is endorsed as a highly cost effective drug for termination of pregnancy and in the management of post partum haemorrhage. Both are unlicensed indications, but recommended by the RCOG guidance. It is used in preference to Gemoprost within the Trust. See link to Trust Guidelines below

 

Link  WVT Guideline Misoprostol
 

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Misoprostol vaginal delivery system Mysodelle®
Formulary

Prescribing note: Please note that misoprostol is endorsed as a highly cost effective drug for termination of pregnancy and in the management of post partum haemorrhage. Both are unlicensed indications, but recommended by the RCOG guidance. It is used in preference to Gemoprost within the Trust. See link to Trust Guidelines below

 

Link  WVT Guideline Misoprostol
 

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Oxytocin Syntocinon®
Restricted

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Carbetocin Pabel®
Non Formulary

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Gemeprost
Non Formulary

Prescribing note: Please note that misoprostol is endorsed as a highly cost effective drug for termination of pregnancy and in the management of post partum haemorrhage. Both are unlicensed indications, but recommended by the RCOG guidance. It is used in preference to Gemoprost within the Trust. See link to Trust Guidelines below

https://wvt-intranet.wvt.nhs.uk/media/49086/rectal-misoprostol-in-pph-unlicensed-april18-msc18681.pdf


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