Medicines

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

Fluticasone furoate/Umeclidinium/Vilanterol (Trelegy®)

Brand: Trelegy®
NICE TA: 
Indication: Maintenance treatment in adult patients with moderate to severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who are not adequately treated by a combination of an inhaled corticosteroid and a long-acting β2-agonist.
Disease category: Respiratory system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Trelegy Ellipta® inhalation powder is recommended as an option for the treatment of COPD with the following restriction:

Triple therapy should be reserved for patients who have failed to achieve or maintain an adequate response to an appropriate course of dual therapy.

Recommendation

LMMG recommendation: Green (Restricted)
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Reason for decision:  Suitable for initiation in primary care (in line with restrictions)

Supporting documents:

New Medicine Recommendation - Trelegy Ellipta (286.6 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

Black

Green (Restricted)

Green (Restricted)

Green (restricted)

Green (Restricted)

Green (Restricted)