Cream 1%, 2%, 10%
Pessary 100mg, 500mg
NICE CG30: Long-acting reversible contraception
Treatment of nocturia due to idiopathic nocturnal polyuria in adults.
This drug is Amber (to be initiated in secondary care), but there is no Shared Care protocol to follow. Consultant initiation and review to be carried out after 3 months before transfer to primary care if stable.
Tablets 25mg, 50mg
Only in patients intolerant of anticholinergics, or where these are contraindicated or ineffective
Mirabegron for treating symptoms of overactive bladder: NICE TA290
Rejected by JCUH D&T 5/11/14 due to lack of evidence of benefit, and debate over cost savings. Darifenacin's patent expires Feb 2015
Injection 5 microgram, 10 microgram, 20 microgram, 40 microgram
Urethral Application (MUSE) 250 microgram, 500 microgram, 1mg
This drug is Amber (to be initiated in secondary care), but there is no Shared Care protocol to follow
Tablets 25mg, 50mg, 100mg
Treatment of pulmonary hypertension (in accordance with NHSE commissioning policy) and secondary Raynaud’s disease is specialist prescribing only
2.5mg, 5mg - 28 tablets
Prescribing of tadalafil once daily is not supported by Hartlepool & Stockton-on-Tees CCGs.
Tadalafil once daily is not recommended as not cost-effective in most patients. ‘On demand’ tablets taken when required are the preferred option, generic sildenafil is currently the least costly option.
NTAG Decision Summary February 2018: Daily vs on-demand PDE-5 inhibitors for management of erectile dysfunction following treatment for prostate cancer. Not Recommended