Medicines

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

Nalmefene

Brand: Selincro ┬«
NICE TA: 325
Indication: Alcohol dependence (NICE TA325)
Disease category: Central nervous system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Only appropriate for prescribing from specialist services due to the level of patient assessments required and the need for ongoing psychosocial support

Recommendation

LMMG recommendation: Red
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Reason for decision:  Specialist medicine

Supporting documents:

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

Red

Red