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01.05.03  Expand sub section  Drugs affecting the immune response
Cytotoxic Drug Azathioprine
(Gastroenterology)
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Amber
 
   
Ciclosporin
(Gastroenterology)
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Amber

See specialist information

 
   
Cytotoxic Drug Mercaptopurine
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Amber
NHS England

Inflammatory bowel disease – see shared care 50mg tablets  

 

Oral cancer drug (NHSE commissioned) - RED

Unlicensed doses eg 10mg capsules

 
   
Cytotoxic Drug Methotrexate
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Amber
NHS England

Rheumatology, dermatology, gastro-enterology (shared care)

RED if prescribed for cancer (NHSE commissioned)

 

 
   
01.05.03  Expand sub section  Cytokine inhibitors : Treatment of ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s diseaseTwo biosimilar versions of
Adalimumab
(Gastroenterology)
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Red
High Cost Medicine

 For hospital use only

 
Link  NICE TA187: Crohn’s disease - infliximab and adalimumab
Link  NICE TA329: Infliximab, adalimumab and golimumab for moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis
Link  NICE TA460 : Adalimumab and dexamethasone for treating non-infectious uveitis
   
Infliximab
(Gastroenterology)
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Red
High Cost Medicine

For hospital use only

 
Link  NICE TA163: Ulcerative colitis (acute manifestations) Infliximab
Link  NICE TA187: Crohns disease - infliximab & adalimumab
Link  NICE TA329: Infliximab, adalimumab and golimumab for moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis
   
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 Non Formulary Items
Cytotoxic Drug  Azathioprine

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Non Formulary
 
Golimumab
(Ulcerative Colitis)

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Non Formulary
High Cost Medicine
Link  NICE TA329: Infliximab, adalimumab and golimumab for moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis
 
Vedolizumab Black Triangle 
(Gastroenterology)

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Non Formulary
High Cost Medicine
Link  NICE TA352: Vedolizumab for treating moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease after prior therapy
Link  NICE TA342: Vedolizumab for treating moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis
 
  
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Restricted Drug
Restricted Drug
Unlicensed Drug
Unlicensed
Track Changes
Display tracking information
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Link to adult BNF
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Link to children's BNF
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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  

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