Chapter 1 - Gastro-intestinal system

Formulary List for Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust (as per categories of the BNF)

BNF Chapter 1 Gastro-intestinal Formulary-Status Key

Indicates that the drug is available as part of a shared care agreement
Indicates that the drug is available, by prior approval, to patients that meet NICE criteria
Indicates that the drug is only available from hospital(s)
traffic light pic Medicines with positive NICE TAs added to the formulary but awaiting local clarification on their place in therapy
Drug name Drugs shown in black are first line choices

Drugs shown in orange are second line choices

Chapter 1

Gastro-intestinal system

Hospital

Formulary

 

Joint Walsall Formulary

NICE clinical guidance or technology appraisal

Type of drug

Name of drug

Status

   

Dyspepsia

   

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NICE CG17

Antacids and simeticone

Peptac™

Co-magaldrox (Mucogel™)

Asilone (contains simethicone)

Gaviscon™ Advance

Gastrocote tablets

 

   

H2-Antagonist

 

Ranitidine

      

Cimetidine

Famotidine

Nizatidine

 

 

Chelates

Sucralfate

 

   

Prostaglandin analogues

Misoprostol

 

   

Proton pump inhibitor

 

Lansoprazole

Omeprazole

 

 

  

NICE CG141

NICE CG79

NICE CG59

NICE CG48

Esomeprazole

Pantoprazole

Rabeprazole

Antimotility drugs

Codeine

Loperamide

Co-phenotrope

 

 

NICE CG61

NICE CG49

Chronic Bowel Disorders

       

Aminosalicylates

Balsalazide

Mesalazine

Olsalazine

Sulfasalazine

 

 

NICE CG152

Corticosteroids

Budesonide

Hydrocortisone

Predsnisolone

 

 

NICE CG152

  Eluxadoline

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  NICE TA 471

Drugs affecting immune response

 

Azathioprine

Ciclosporin

Mercaptopurine

Methotrexate

 

  

NICE CG152

NICE TA187

NICE TA262

NICE TA163

NICE TA140

Adalimumab 

Infliximab

Laxatives

   

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NICE CG49

Bulk-forming laxatives

Ispaghula husk

Regulan sachets

Isogel Granules

Fybogel sachets

Methylcellose

 

   

Stimulant laxatives

 

Bisacodyl

Glycerol Suppositories

Senna

Docusate sodium

Sodium picosulfate

 

 

NICE CG99

Co-danthramer

Co-danthrusate

 

Osmotic laxatives

Lactulose

Macrogols

Phosphate enema (Formula B)

 

 

NICE CG99

NICE CG61

Bowel cleansing preparations

 

Macrogols

Picolax

 

 

NICE CG99

Magnesium citrate

 

5HT4 agonists

Prucalopride    

document IBS Pathway (475 KB)

NICE TA211

Chloride Channel Activators

Lubiprostone

 

NICE TA 318

Local preparations

Anusol

Anusol –HC

Xyloproct

Proctosedyl

Proctosedyl -HC

 

   

Management of anal fissures

Glyceryl Trinitrate 0.4%

Diltiazem 2% Cream (unlicensed)

 

   

Drugs affecting biliary composition & flow

Ursodeoxycholic acid

 

   

Bile acid sequestrants

Colestyramine

 

   

Pancreatin

Creon

Pancrex V