netFormulary NHS
NHS Herefordshire Clinical Commissioning Group
Wye Valley NHS Trust
 Search
 Formulary Chapter 1: Gastro-intestinal system - Full Chapter
Notes:

PPI Guidance

Chapter Links...
 Details...
01.03  Expand sub section  Antisecretory drugs and mucosal protectants
01.03  Expand sub section  Helicobacter pylori infection
01.03  Expand sub section  NSAID-associated ulcers
01.03.01  Expand sub section  H2-receptor antagonists
Ranitidine
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
First Choice
Green 1
 
Cimetidine
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Second Choice
Green 2
 
   
01.03.02  Expand sub section  Selective antimuscarinics to top
01.03.03  Expand sub section  Chelates and complexes
Sucralfate
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Restricted Drug Restricted
Red

(unlicensed special order product): for palliative care use only – specialist initiation

 
   
01.03.04  Expand sub section  Prostaglandin analogues
Misoprostol
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary  
   
01.03.05  Expand sub section  Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs)
 note 

PPI Guidance

Lansoprazole
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
First Choice
Green 1
 
Omeprazole
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
First Choice
Green 1

Prescribe as CAPSULES not tablets

 
Esomeprazole
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Third Choice
Green 3
 
   
Omeprazole IV
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Red

For hospital use only

 
   
01.03.06  Expand sub section  Other ulcer-healing drugs
 ....
 Non Formulary Items
Bismuth subsalicylate  (Pepto-Bismol )

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Dexlansoprazole

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
diabact UBT

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Esomeprazole & Aspirin  (Axanum)

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Famotidine

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Helicobacter Test Hp-Olus

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Helicobacter Test INFAI

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Nizatidine

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Pantoprazole

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Pantoprazole IV

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Pylobactell

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Ranitidine Bismuth Citrate  (Pylorid®)

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
Tripotassium Dicitratobismuthate  (De-Noltab)

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
 
  
Key
note Notes
Section Title Section Title (top level)
Section Title Section Title (sub level)
First Choice Item First Choice item
Non Formulary Item Non Formulary section
Restricted Drug
Restricted Drug
Unlicensed Drug
Unlicensed
Track Changes
Display tracking information
click to search medicines.org.uk
Link to adult BNF
click to search medicines.org.uk
Link to children's BNF
click to search medicines.org.uk
Link to SPCs
SMC
Scottish Medicines Consortium
Cytotoxic Drug
Cytotoxic Drug
CD
Controlled Drug
High Cost Medicine
High Cost Medicine
Cancer Drugs Fund
Cancer Drugs Fund
NHSE
NHS England
Homecare
Homecare
CCG
CCG

Traffic Light Status Information

Status Description

Green

Suitable for use in primary care  

Amber

Specialist initiation. Shared care in place  

Red

Red do not use..  

Advice

Some formulations restricted  

Black

NICE "Do not do"  

Green 1

1st line option  

Green 2

2nd line option  

Green 3

3rd line option only  

Not Recomended / Black

Low Value Medicine not recommended for use - see NHSE guidelines  

OTC

This preparation should be bought over the counter for self-care  

Red Amber

Check product description for traffic light status  

Red Black

Low Value Medicine  

netFormulary