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Valproic acid (as semisodium valproate)

Background

LSCMMG is adopting the local decision made prior to April 2013

Update March 2016 — there is a risk of abnormal pregnancy outcomes following maternal use. See DoH Drug Safety Alert for more information.

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.

Recommendation

LSCMMG Recommendation:

Amber level 0

Reason for decision:

Suitable for GP prescribing following recommendation/initiation by specialist

Supporting documents:

Decisions of Lancashire local decision making groups

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What do the colours mean?

Last Updated: 01 - May - 2013