Medicines

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

Ferric Maltol

Brand: Feraccru®
NICE TA: 
Indication: Iron Deficiency Anaemia in Adult Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Disease category: Nutrition and blood
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Ferric maltol 30mg capsules (Feraccru®) are not recommended for the treatment of iron deficiency anaemia (IDA) in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in the Lancashire health economy. Further studies assessing the efficacy, safety and cost-effectiveness of ferric maltol versus other iron formulations are required to demonstrate the position of ferric maltol in the treatment pathway of IDA in patients with IBD.

Recommendation

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Reason for decision:  Not recommended for prescribing on the NHS in Lancashire

Supporting documents:

New Medicine Recommendation - Feraccru® (296.0 KiB)

SMC Feraccru® Advice (219.8 KiB)

 

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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