Fylde and Wyre CCG Medicines Optimisation

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Fylde Coast medicines RAG list

Application forms

Medicines commissioning policies

Actipatch for pain management 0.6 MB461
Albiglutide for type-2 diabetes mellitus 0.3 MB317
Alprostadil Cream For ED 0.3 MB357
Azelastine Fluticasone (Dymista) Nasal Spray 0.1 MB486
Bazedoxifene for oestrogen deficiency symptoms 0.3 MB275
Brimonidine For Erythema Of Rosacea 0.1 MB276
Brivaracetam for epilepsy 0.3 MB303
Budesonide multimatrix MMX 9mg prolonged release tablets 0.2 MB491
Certolizumab For Psoriatic Arthritis 0.1 MB242
Co-Proxamol For pain management 0.3 MB596
Co-trimoxazole for the prophylaxis of pneumocystis jirovecii (pneumocystis carinii) infections 0.3 MB316
Co-trimoxazole Prophylaxis of Primary and Secondary Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis (SBP) 0.1 MB411
Colesevelam (Cholestagel® ) For combination or monotherapy for familial hypercholesterolaemia 0.3 MB279
Colistimethate sodium/Colistin sulfomethate sodium (Colomycin® ) For non-Cystic Fibrosis in Patients with Bronchiectasis Colonised with Pseudomonas Aeruginosa 0.2 MB284
Conditions for which over the counter items should not routinely be prescribed in primary care 0.9 MB629
Daily selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRIs) for the treatment of premature ejaculation (PE) 0.2 MB228
Dapoxetine for the treatment of premature ejaculation (PE) 0.2 MB227
Denosumab for GIO 0.2 MB276
Dulaglutide for the treatment of Type II Diabetes Mellitus in adults 0.3 MB403
Eflornithine-cream-for-facial-hirsutism 0.2 MB295
Eltrombopag For Thrombocytopenia In Hepatitis C 0.1 MB227
Eslicarbazepine For Focal Seizures 0.1 MB301
Evolocumab (Repatha SureClick® ) For prevention of cardiac events in patients with CHD and a history of ACS, in combination with a statin 0.1 MB239
Ferric Maltol 30mg Capsules in Adults for the Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anaemia in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease 0.3 MB273
Fluorouracil-5-cream-for-basal-cell-carcinomas 0.1 MB353
Guanfacine-for-ADHD 0.3 MB244
Imiquimod-5-cream-for-basal-cell-carcinomas 0.2 MB249
Insulin Degludec And Liraglutide 0.2 MB267
Insulin-Aspart-for-Diabetes-Mellitus 0.3 MB272
Insulin-Degludec-for-DM 0.3 MB239
Insulin-Detemir-for-DM 0.2 MB207
Insuline-Glargine-for-T1DM 0.3 MB237
Insuline-Glargine-for-T2DM 0.3 MB229
Invicorp-injection-for-erectile-dysfunction 0.3 MB611
Ivermectin-cream-for-rosacea 0.3 MB240
JIA Policy For Adults (Version 1.0) 0.2 MB243
Lamotrigine-for-trigeminal-neuralgia 0.3 MB244
Lamotrigine-for-trigeminal-neuralgia 2 0.3 MB249
Levonorgestrel 13.5mg IUD 0.3 MB232
Lidocaine Plasters For PHN 0.2 MB295
Lidocaine-plasters-for-unlicensed-indications 0.3 MB368
Liothyronine-for-refractory-hypothyroidism 0.2 MB296
Liraglutide-for-obesity 0.3 MB306
Lisdexamfetamine-for-ADHD-in-adults 0.3 MB593
Lisdexamfetamine-for-ADHD-update 0.3 MB297
Lurasidone-for-Schizophrenia 0.3 MB346
Magnaspartate For Hypomagnesaemia 0.3 MB1586
Metformin-for-reductionof-risk-or-delay-type-2-daibetes 0.2 MB211
Metformin-for-reductionof-risk-or-delay-type-2-daibetes 2 0.2 MB197
Midazolam-Epistatus-for-seizures 0.2 MB534
Opicapone-for-Parkinsons-disease-v2 0.5 MB287
Ospemifene for VVA 0.2 MB756
Oxycodone-Naloxone-for-Restless-legs 0.3 MB280
Paravit-CF-for-dietary-management-of-patients-with-cystic-fibrosis 0.2 MB1279
Patiromer-for-hyperkalaemia 0.3 MB241
Patiromer-for-hyperkalaemia 2 0.3 MB272
Phosphodiesterase Type-5 Inhibitors 0.2 MB265
Pitolisant-for-Narcolepsyv2 0.3 MB328
Policy On Brand Inhaler Prescribing 0.3 MB956
Probiotics And VSL 0.3 MB402
Relvar Ellipta for COPD and asthma in adults 63 KB239
Rituximab-for-AIHA 0.4 MB283
Rituximab-for-ITP 0.4 MB236
Safinamide-for-Parkinsons-disease 0.3 MB273
Second-generation-LA-antipsychotics 0.3 MB279
Secukinumab-for-Palmoplantar-psoriasis 0.3 MB252
Secukinumab-for-Palmoplantar-psoriasis 2 0.3 MB206
Semaglutide for type 2 DM 0.2 MB664
Silk Garments For Eczema And Dermatitis 0.2 MB244
Simbrinza for chronic open angle glaucoma 0.1 MB251
Sodium Oxybate for Narcolepsy with Cataplexy 0.3 MB313
Spironolactone For Acne 0.1 MB309
Subcutaneous Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 0.1 MB245
Tadalafil daily 0.3 MB484
Tapentadol for neuropathic pain in non-palliative care 0.4 MB262
Tapentadol for non-specific pain 0.2 MB269
Testosterone For Female Sexual Dysfunction 0.1 MB377
Tiotropium For Asthma 0.2 MB219
Tocilizumab SC For RA 0.1 MB208
Trelegy inhaler for COPD 0.3 MB489
Trimbow inhaler for COPD 0.4 MB378
Trimbow-inhaler-for-COPD 0.4 MB6
Ulipristal acetate for uterine fibroids 0.5 MB237
Umeclidinium For COPD 0.2 MB257
Vedolizumab For Crohn's Disease 0.2 MB229
Vesomni For Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia 0.1 MB288
Vitamins (inc Renavit) For Dialysis 0.3 MB700
Waterproof Cast Cover Policy 0.1 MB939
Xonvea for nausea and vomiting in pregnancy 0.1 MB262

Medicines guidelines, information sheets, and shared care

Further medicines guidelines are available on Lancashire Medicines Management Group’s website.

Primary care rebate schemes

Primary care rebate schemes are contractual arrangements offered by pharmaceutical companies, or third party companies, which offer retrospective financial rebates to the CCG on GP prescribing expenditure for particular branded medicine(s). The availability of a scheme does not influence the inclusion of specific medicines in care pathways or formularies.

Current Primary Care Rebate Schemes in place:

  • Clenil Modulite (Beclometasone) – commenced July 2019
  • ConvaTec – commenced January 2020
  • Dabigatran (Pradaxa) – commenced November 2020
  • Degarelix (Firmagon) – commenced September 2016
  • Edoxaban – commenced September 2018
  • Fostair NEXThaler – commenced May 2021
  • Fostair pMDI – commenced July 2021
  • Fencino (Fentanyl) – commenced April 2016
  • Lantus – commenced April 2020
  • Longtec – commenced July 2019
  • Prostap (Leuprorelin) – commenced April 2020
  • Rivaroxaban (Xarelto) – commenced October 2019
  • Sereflo – commenced July 2019
  • Toujeo (Insulin Glargine) – commenced July 2021
  • Zacco (Clobazam) – commenced March 2021
  • Zoladex (Goserelin) commenced January 2019

Fact and advice sheets

Inhaler Techniques

Inhaler technique videos are available to view online.

Last updated on 23 September 2021 at 13:57 by senior communications and engagement officer