Unlicensed use for orthostatic intolerance disorders e.g. postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (PoTS)
Somatuline Autogel, Somatuline LA®
NOT recommended for use by the NHS in Lancashire & South Cumbria.
There is insufficient evidence of the effectiveness of octreotide and lanreotide in orthostatic intolerance disorders.
Reason for decision:
Not recommended for prescribing on the NHS in Lancashire & South Cumbria