Medicines

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

Ferrous sulphate, fumarate and gluconate

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Indication: Following bariatric surgery performed privately
Disease category: Nutrition and blood
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Patients that have proceeded with bariatric surgery privately do not qualify for NHS continuing care in accordance with the LMMG policy

Recommendation

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

Supporting documents:

Nutritional Supplements Post Bariatric Surgery (version 1.1) (281.4 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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