Medicines

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

Peristeen®

Brand: Peristeen®
NICE TA: 
Indication: Chronic Constipation or Chronic Faecal Incontinence
Disease category: Gastro-intestinal system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Transanal Irrigation is not recommended in the treatment of patients with chronic constipation or chronic faecal incontinence.

Recommendation

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

Supporting documents:

Transanal Irrigation New Medicine Assessment 

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 Lancashire North CCG NHS West Lancashire CCG

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