Medicines

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

Magnesium aspartate dehydrate

Brand: Magnaspartate ┬«
NICE TA: 
Indication: Treatment & prevention of magnesium deficiency
Disease category: Nutrition and blood
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Magnaspartate® is the preferred choice for the treatment and prevention of magnesium deficiency, as diagnosed by a doctor. It is the only licensed oral magnesium preparation for these indications.

Recommendation

LMMG recommendation: Amber0
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Reason for decision:  Suitable for GP prescribing following recommendation/initiation by specialist

Supporting documents:

LMMG Prescribing Recommendation - Magnaspartate

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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Green

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