Medicines

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

Botulinum Toxin Type A

Brand: All brands within licensed indications only
NICE TA: 
Indication: Focal spasticity, Hand and wrist disability associated with stroke, Blepharospasm, Hemifacial spasm, Spasmodic torticollis
Disease category: Central nervous system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: Yes

Background

Recommendation

LMMG recommendation: Red
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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

Red