Medicines

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

Lisdexamfetamine

Brand: Elvanse Adult ®
NICE TA: 
Indication: ADHD in adults
Disease category: Central nervous system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Lisdexamfetamine is recommended as an option for use as part of a comprehensive treatment programme for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults when used in line with the agreed treatment algorithm.

Recommendation

LMMG recommendation: Amber1
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Reason for decision:  Shared care required

Supporting documents:

LMMG New Medicine Recommendation - Lisdexamfetamine For ADHD In Adults (294.4 KiB)

Combined Adult And Child ADHD Share Care Guideline (Version 1.1) (442.3 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

Amber

Amber

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Amber1

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