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 Formulary Chapter 9: Nutrition and blood - Full Chapter
Notes:

For enteral nutrition products, sip feeds etc see chapter 25

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09.02.02.02  Expand sub section  Plasma and plasma substitutes
Albumin Solution
(Isotonic solutions)
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Formulary
Green

Note: This is obtained from Pathology, not Pharmacy

 
   
Human Albumin Solution
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Green

Note: This is obtained from Pathology, not Pharmacy

 
   
09.02.02.02  Expand sub section  Plasma substitutes
Gelatin (Gelaspan)
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Red

Gelaspan® (balanced gelofusine) This will replace some tetraspan use

 
   
Tetrastarch (Tetraspan)
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Red

Restricted: ITU use only – consultant request. (NB: this replaces Voluven)

 
   
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 Non Formulary Items
Dextran 40

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Non Formulary
 
Dextran 70  (RescueFlow®)

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Non Formulary
 
Dextran 70

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Non Formulary
 
Etherified Starch
(Hetastarch)

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Non Formulary
 
Etherified Starch
(Pentastarch)

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Non Formulary
 
Etherified Starch  (HAES-steril®)

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Non Formulary
 
Etherified Starch  (Hemohes®)

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Non Formulary
 
Etherified Starch  (Infukoll®)

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Non Formulary
 
Gelatin  (Gelofusine)

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Non Formulary
 
Gelatin  (Geloplasma)

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Non Formulary
 
Gelatin  (Haemaccel®)

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Non Formulary
 
Gelatin  (Volplex®)

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Non Formulary
 
Hypertonic Solution  (HyperHAES®)

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Non Formulary
 
Plasma-lyte 148

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Non Formulary
 
Plasma-lyte 148 with Glucose 5%

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Non Formulary
 
Tetrastarch  (Venofundin)

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Non Formulary
 
Tetrastarch  (Volulyte)

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Non Formulary
 
Tetrastarch  (Voluven)

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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
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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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