Prescribing Guidance (by BNF Chapter)

BSW Area Prescribing Committee

Prescribing Guidance (by BNF Chapter)

1 – Gastro-intestinal

1 – Gastro-intestinal

BSW Ranitidine Supply Disruption Guidance


Wiltshire Constipation guidance for Adults 2019


BSW Guidance for the use of Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) in Adults


Wiltshire Management of IBS with constipation (IBS-C) in Adults (Primary & Secondary Care)


Wiltshire NICE Bites GORD in children and young people


Wiltshire Medicine considerations in bariatric surgery (Specialist Pharmacy Service SPS)


Bariatric surgery and medicines (PrescQipp Bulletin)


2 – Cardiovascular

2 – Cardiovascular

Wiltshire BSW STP Antiplatelets Summary (GWH & RUH pts only)


INR Self Testing Guidance


BSW Sacubitril Valsartan for Heart Failure


Wiltshire Monoclonal antibodies for lowering cholesterol – Prescribing advice


Wiltshire Omega-3 - advisory summary


Wiltshire Diltiazem Dosing Regimes


Wiltshire Compression and Lymphoedema Garments


NICE Hypertension Guidance


NICE Hypertension Guidance – Patient Decision Aid


Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOACs – formerly NOACs)

BSW Guidance on converting between anticoagulants


BSW PrescQIPP Atrial fibrillation: Patient information and decision aid


BSW PrescQIPP Prescriber decision support - Warfarin


BSW PrescQIPP Patient information - Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs)


BSW PrescQIPP Comparison of novel oral anticoagulants (NOACs)


BSW PrescQIPP Drug interactions with NOACs


BSW PrescQIPP Considerations for anticoagulationin Venous Thrombo-embolism (VTE)


BSW Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOACs) for DVT and PE in adults: Local pathways


BSW PrescQIPP Anticoagulation Bulletin


BSW PrescQIPP Anticoagulation Briefing


Statins

Wiltshire Management of Lipids in Primary Care


3 – Respiratory

3 – Respiratory

Wiltshire Hay Fever (Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis)


Wiltshire Hay Fever - Patient Information Leaflet


Wiltshire NICE Bites - COPD


Wiltshire Asthma: NICE Bites 2018


Wiltshire Diagnosed Adult Asthma: Guidance on adjusting treatment


BSW COPD Guidance (August 2019)


BSW COPD Inhaler Guide


BSW COVID 19 meds optimisation issues


Oxygen Services/Information

Wiltshire Home Oxygen Order Form (HOOF) - WCCG Process


Wiltshire SARUM Pulmonary Rehab referral form


Wiltshire Home Oxygen Order Form (HOOF)


Wiltshire Home Oxygen Service Patient Leaflet


Wiltshire Home Oxygen Framework Key Facts for Healthcare Professionals


COPD Training Events – September 2015

To obtain copies of any of the above presentations from these events please e-mail prescribingwiltshire@nhs.net

4 – CNS

4 – CNS

Pain Management Documents

Wiltshire PHE Scarlet Fever Information


BSW CCG Lidocaine 5% Medicated Plasters (Ralvo®) Guidance for non-cancer pain in adults


Wiltshire Tramacet Prescribing Summary


Wiltshire Pregabalin and Gabapentin NHS England Advice


Wiltshire Pain Management - supporting information - "Opioids Aware"


Wiltshire Targinact (Oxycodone/Naloxone) Statement (PrescQIPP)


Wiltshire Pain Management Guidance (full version)


Wiltshire Rubefacients - advisory summary


BSW Sativex commissioning statement Jan 2020


Depression

Wiltshire Guidance on swapping and stopping antidepressants (quick guide)


Wiltshire Dosulepin and trimipramine: Guidance for medication reviews (AWP)


Migraine

BSW Chronic Migraine Pathway for Adults


Substance Misuse

Wiltshire Nalmefene Information for GPs


Other CNS Condition Documents

Wiltshire Domperidone guidance


Wiltshire MHRA information on categorisation of antiepileptic drugs


Wiltshire Low Dose Naltrexone


Wiltshire UKMI Equivalent doses of oral Benzodiazepines


Wiltshire AWP Valproate Guidance


Wiltshire Cannabis prescribing - FAQs


Wiltshire RCGP - Cannabis based medicines: Desktop guide


Stop smoking community quick guide BSW 2020 FINAL


BSW EOL COVID prescription support


Swindon & GWH Palliative care prescription support


Neuropathic pain leaflets for patients (dose titration)

Wiltshire Pregabalin - patient leaflet


Wiltshire Amitriptyline


Wiltshire Gabapentin 0 - 900mg in 100mg's


Wiltshire Gabapentin 900mg - 1800 in 100's


Wiltshire Gabapentin 1800 - 3600mg high dose in 300's


Further patient information/leaflets

Wiltshire Patient Leaflet - Cancer Survivorship


Wiltshire Patient Leaflet - Chronic Pain


5- Infections

5 – Infections

Local Antibiotic Guidance and Leaflets

As our Antibiotic Guidance is regularly being reviewed we recommend that you DO NOT print copies, and always refer to our website for the most up date information

BSW Primary Care Antibiotic Guidance NICE update (CAP with COVID & Impetigo)


BSW Antibiotic Final ADULT summary NICE changes for Impetigo


BSW Summary of Primary Care infection Guidance for Children NICE changes for Impetigo


Wiltshire TARGET Antibiotic Toolkit


Wiltshire Diagnosis of UTI: quick reference guide


Patient Information Leaflets

Wiltshire Enjoy the Outdoors but 'be tick aware'


Wiltshire PHE Urinary Tract Infection Patient Leaflet (link)


Wiltshire Treat your infection UTI - older adults & carers


Wiltshire Treat your infection - Respiratory tract infection (RTI)


NICE Antibiotic Guidance Summaries

Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary - Sinusitis


Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary - Sore Throat


Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary - Acute Otitis Media


Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary - COPD


Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary - Bronchiestasis


Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary - prostatitis


Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary - self-limiting RT and ear infections


Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary – UTI (catheter–associated)


Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary –UTI (lower)


Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary-UTI (recurrent)


Wiltshire NICE Antibiotic guidance summary-Pyelonephritis(acute) adults & children


Clinical Assessment form over 65s with suspected UTI


Other reference information

Wiltshire Lyme disease: laboratory investigations & diagnosis


BSW Acne Prescribing Guidelines - Clinical Management in Primary Care


Wiltshire Malaria Prophylaxis


Wiltshire Malaria Prophylaxis (by country)


Wiltshire Splenectomy Guidelines (GWH)


GP Letter proforma - planned splenectomy (GWH)


Wiltshire GP Letter proforma - unplanned splenectomy (GWH)


Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) supply issues


6 – Endocrine

6 – Endocrine

Wiltshire NICE Bites - Type 2 Diabetes


Wiltshire HRT Guidance


Blood Glucose Monitoring in Type 2 Diabetes


BSW Quick Reference Guide – Ensuring appropriate quantities of GLP-1 mimetics are prescribed


BSW Guidance - Sharps Disposal and Prescribing Sharps Bins on FP10


7 – Obs, Gyn and UT

7 – Obs, Gyn and UT

Wiltshire Gamolenic Acid - advisory summary


Wiltshire Overactive Bladder (OAB) Drugs Optimisation & Mirabegron


Wiltshire Dapoxetine Statement (Premature Ejaculation)


Wiltshire UKMi Q&A PD5s post prostatectomy


Wiltshire Erectile Dysfunction (ED)


8 – Malignant disease and Immunosuppression

8 – Malignant disease and Immunosuppression

9 – Nutrition and Blood

9 – Nutrition and Blood

BSW advice on B12 supplements during COVID 19 crisis


BSW COVID nutrition prescribing guidance


Wiltshire Cod Liver Oil Supplements


Wiltshire Omega-3 - advisory summary


Wiltshire Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency in Adults


Wiltshire SPS Magnesium Preparations


Wiltshire Gluten Free Prescribing Guidelines


Wiltshire Vitamin B12 Treatment Pathway


10 – Musculoskeletal

10 – Musculoskeletal

Wiltshire Hyaluronate injections in the treatment of Osteoarthritis


Wiltshire Glucosamine & Chondroitin


Wiltshire Rubefacients - advisory summary


Wiltshire NSAID guidance (Jan 17)


Wiltshire NICE BITES Rheumatology


Wiltshire Vitamin B12 Treatment Pathway


11 – Eye

11 – Eye

Wiltshire Dietary Supplements for AMD


Wiltshire Blepharitis - advisory summary


Wiltshire Blepharitis - patient information


Wiltshire Management of Glaucoma in Primary Care (Adults)


BSW Prescribing Guidelines for Dry Eye


12 – Ear, Nose and Oropharynx

12 – Ear, Nose and Oropharynx

Wiltshire Fluoride Prescribing


Wiltshire Allergic rhinitis in Adults guidance


13 – Skin

13 – Skin

Wiltshire Emollient Prescribing Guidelines for Adults in Primary Care


Wiltshire Silk Garments Prescribing Policy


Wiltshire Scar Oils and Gels


Wiltshire Molluscum Contagiosum - advisory summary


Wiltshire Fungal Nail Infections - advisory summary


Wiltshire Sunscreen Statement


BSW Acne Prescribing Guidelines - Clinical Management in Primary Care


Wiltshire Actinic Keratoses full guidelines (link to 3Ts guidance)


Wiltshire Advisory Summary on Eflornithine (Vaniqa)


Actinic (solar) keratosis: Guidelines for management


14 – Immunological Products and Vaccines

14 – Immunological Products and Vaccines

For queries regarding immunisations and vaccines, please contact the NHS England Area Team via email: england.bgswareateampublichealth@nhs.net or call 0113 8251500.

For information, the following pages may be helpful:-

PHE Immunisation Schedule


For PGDs please go to:

https://prescribing.wiltshireccg.nhs.uk/patient-group-directions-pgds

15 – Anaesthesia

15 – Anaesthesia

Currently no guidance

Appendices – Wound Management

Wound Management

Wound Dressings Formulary and Guidance 2019/20


Wiltshire VAP1 - specialist dressings for Haemodialysis patients


Appendices – Continence

Continence

Wiltshire Integrated Continence Products Formulary


Letter to Dispensing Appliance Contractors from NHS Wiltshire CCG Oct 2013


Appendices – Stoma

Stoma

Wiltshire Guidelines for prescribing Stoma Appliances


Prescribing and Supply of Appliances


Letter to Dispensing Appliance Contractors from NHS Wiltshire CCG Oct 2013


Appendices – Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy (CMPA)

Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy (CMPA)

Wiltshire Baby Hypoallergenic Milk Prescribing Guidance


Wiltshire Cow's Milk Protein Allergy (CMPA) Diagnosis and Management


Wiltshire Parent Information - Milk Free Diet (CMPA)


Wiltshire Parent Leaflet - Milk Challenge to diagnose milk allergy (Non-IgE allergy) CMPA


Appendices – Unlicensed Medicines – Specials

Specials