Medicines

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

Peginterferon Alfa-2b (ViraferonPeg®)

Brand: ViraferonPeg®
NICE TA: 200
Indication: Hepatitis C (NICE TA200)
Disease category: Malignant disease and immunosuppression
Commissioning responsibility: NHS England
PbR excluded: Yes

Background

Recommendation

LMMG recommendation: Red
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Reason for decision:  Specialist medicine

Supporting documents:

NICE TA200 - Peginterferon alfa and ribavirin for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C  

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

Red

Red

Red

Red