Medicines

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

Prasterone

Brand: Intrarosa┬«
NICE TA: 
Indication: Vulvovaginal or vaginal atrophy in postmenopausal women having moderate to severe symptoms
Disease category: Genito-urinary system
Commissioning responsibility: CCG
PbR excluded: No

Background

Prasterone was only compared to placebo in clinical studies which makes comparison with currently used treatments for vulvar and vaginal atrophy in postmenopausal women having moderate to severe symptoms difficult.

Recommendation

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

Supporting documents:

Prasterone New Medicine Assessment (304.5 KiB)

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

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