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Recommendations

This section contains a list of the policy recommendations of the Pan Mersey Area Prescribing Committee.

Reviews of the new medicines have been conducted by our pharmacists using a number of resources including National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) which is a Special health Authority (SHA) set up in 1999. It is used to give advice to the NHS on best clinical practice including the clinical and cost effectiveness of drugs and other treatments.

Definitions and Criteria for Categorisation of Medicines

Documents

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PATIROMER powder for oral suspension (Veltassa®▼)
Date Posted: 20 - Oct - 2017
Body System: Cardiovascular system
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PENTOSAN POLYSULFATE SODIUM capsules (Elmiron®) for treating bladder pain syndrome
Date Posted: 28 - Nov - 2019
Body System: Genito-urinary system
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PHOSPHODIESTERASE TYPE-5 INHIBITORS for the treatment of erectile dysfunction
Date Posted: 05 - Oct - 2018
Body System: Genito-urinary system
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PITOLISANT tablets (Wakix®▼)
Date Posted: 27 - Mar - 2019
Body System: Nervous system
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POSACONAZOLE (Noxafil®) or VORICONAZOLE (VFEND®) for allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (1)
Date Posted: 26 - Jun - 2019
Body System: Anti-infective Respiratory system
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POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE 5% Solution (MolluDab® or Molutrex®)
Date Posted: 24 - May - 2018
Body System: Skin
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PRASTERONE pessaries (Intrarosa®▼) for vulvar and vaginal atrophy
Date Posted: 26 - Apr - 2019
Body System: Genito-urinary system
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PREDNISOLONE ENTERIC COATED tablets
Date Posted: 08 - Jan - 2015
Body System: Endocrine System Gastro-intestinal system Musculoskeletal system Respiratory system