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Opioid Resource Pack

Gabapentinoid Reduction Leaflet

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04.06  Expand sub section  Drugs used in nausea and vertigo
04.06  Expand sub section  Vomiting during pregnancy
04.06  Expand sub section  Postoperative nausea and vomiting
04.06  Expand sub section  Motion sickness
04.06  Expand sub section  Other vestibular disorders to top
04.06  Expand sub section  Cytotoxic chemotherapy
04.06  Expand sub section  Palliative care
04.06  Expand sub section  Migraine
04.06  Expand sub section  Antihistamines
Cyclizine
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First Choice
Green 1
 
Cinnarizine
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Formulary
Green

Motion sickness, vertigo

 
   
04.06  Expand sub section  Phenothiazines and related drugs to top
Prochlorperazine
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Formulary
Green
 
   
04.06  Expand sub section  Domperidone and metoclopramide
Domperidone
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Second Choice
Green 2
 
Link  MHRA Safe Prescribing Guidelines
   
Metoclopramide
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Second Choice
Green 2
 
Link  MHRA Safe Prescribing Guidelines
   
04.06  Expand sub section  5HT3 antagonists
Ondansetron
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Second Choice
Green 2

Ondansetron first line post-operative anti-emetic in hospital.

Injection and suppositories restricted to secondary care use.

 
Link  WVT Post-operative Nausea and Vomiting Guidelines
   
04.06  Expand sub section  Neurokinin receptor antagonist
04.06  Expand sub section  Cannabinoid
Nabilone
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Red
 
   
04.06  Expand sub section  Hyoscine to top
Hyoscine Hydrobromide
(tablets/patches)
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Formulary
Green

Used for hypersalivation

OTC for travel sickness indication

 
   
04.06  Expand sub section  Other drugs for Ménière's disease
Betahistine Dihydrochloride
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First Choice
Green 1

For Ménière’s disease

 
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 Non Formulary Items
Cinnarizine and Dimenhydrinate  (Arlevert®)

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Non Formulary
 
Prochlorperazine  (Buccastem® (Bucal preparation))

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Non Formulary
 
  
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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
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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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