Medicines

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

Benperidol

Brand: 
NICE TA: 
Indication: Control of deviant antisocial sexual behaviour
Disease category: Central nervous system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

It was decided at the June 2018 meeting of the LMMG that benperidol would be reclassified with a red RAG status pending confirmation with LCFT. It was confirmed with LCFT in August 2018 that benperidol is appropriate for a red RAG status (consultant initiation only within the LCFT LD service).

Recommendation

LMMG recommendation: Red (for new patients)
Click here to find the definitions for the colour classifications

Reason for decision:  Specialist medicine

Supporting documents:

None

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

Red

Red (for new patients)

Red (for new patients)

Red (for new patients)

Red (for new patients)

Red (for new patients)