Medicines

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

Varicella-zoster (shingles) vaccine

Brand: Zostavax┬«
NICE TA: 
Indication: Immunisation against herpes zoster
Disease category: Immunological products and vaccines
Commissioning responsibility: 
PbR excluded: No

Background

Recommendation

LMMG recommendation: Green
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Reason for decision:  Suitable for prescribing in line with the national programme

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

Green

Green

Green

Green

Green

Green