Medicines

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

Temazepam

Brand: 
NICE TA: 
Indication: Insomnia (short term use)
Disease category: Central nervous system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Please see MHRA Drug Safety Update for information relating to driving

Recommendation

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

Reason for decision:  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.

Supporting documents:

MHRA Drug Safety Update - Drugs and driving: blood concentration limits set for certain drugs

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

Green

Green