Medicines

Here you will find the recommendations we have made about the use of individual medicines in Lancashire.

Alprostadil Cream

Brand: VitarosĀ®
NICE TA: 
Indication: Erectile Dysfunction in patients who have not responded to at least 2 other PDE5 inhibitors
Disease category: Genito-urinary system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Suitable for initiation by specialist services, in patients who have not responded to treatment with PDE5 inhibitors, as per LMMG erectile dysfunction guidelines.

Recommendation

LMMG recommendation: Amber 0
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Reason for decision:  Suitable for GP prescribing following recommendation/initiation by specialist

Supporting documents:

LMMG New Medicine Assessment - Alprostadil cream

Erectile Dysfunction Guideline (Version 1.2) (1.0 MiB)

Decisions of Lancashire local decision making groups:

NHS Blackburn With Darwen CCG and NHS East Lancashire CCG NHS Blackpool CCG NHS Chorley and South Ribble CCG and NHS Greater Preston CCG NHS Fylde and Wyre CCG NHS Morecambe Bay CCG NHS West Lancashire CCG

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