Medicines

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

Paliperidone (oral)

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NICE TA: 
Indication: Schizophrenia
Disease category: Central nervous system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

The colour classification was determined as part of the collaborative work between LCFT and Medicines Management leads. Local pathways and patient safety were taken into consideration.

Recommendation

LMMG recommendation: Black
Click here to find the definitions for the colour classifications

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

Supporting documents:

MHRA Drug Safety Update - Risperidone and paliperidone: risk of floppy iris syndrome

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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Black

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Black

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