Chapter 11 - Eye

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

Formulary status key
Indicates that the drug is avaialble 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
Name Drugs shown in black are first line choices
Drugs shown in orange are second line choices

Chapter 11

Eye

   

Joint Walsall Formulary

NICE clinical guidance or technology appraisal

Type of drug

Name of drug

Status

Optometrists Topical Medications Formulary NHS Walsall 2015 (under review)

Below are the recommended specials from the Royal College of Opthalmologists

RCO Specials

 

ANTI-INFECTIVE EYE PREPARATIONS

       

Antibacterials

Chloramphenicol

Fusidic acid

Gentamicin

Ciprofloxacin

Ofloxacin

 

 

Antivirals

Aciclovir

 

   

CORTICOSTEROIDS

Betamethasone

Dexamethasone

Sofradex

Tobradex

Fluorometholone

Prednisolone

 

 

ANTI-INFLAMMATORY

Antazoline

Lodoxamide

Nedocromil

Sodium Cromoglicate

 

   

MYDRIATICS AND CYCLOPLEGICS

Atropine

Cyclopentolate

Tropicamide

Homnatropine

Phenylephrine

 

   

GLAUCOMA

     

CG 85

Beta blockers

Betaxolol

Carteolol

Levobunolol

Timolol

 

   

Prostaglandin analogues and prostamides

Bimatoprost

Latanoprost

Travoprost

 

   

Sympathomimetics

Brimonidine

 

   

Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors and systemic drugs

Acetazolamide

Brinzolamide

Dorzolamide

 

   

Combination eye drops

Dorzolamide with Timolol

Latanoprost with Timolol

 

   

Miotics

Pilocarpine

 

   

LOCAL ANAESTHETICS

Lidocaine and Fluorescein

 

   

TEAR DEICIENCY, OCULAR LUBRICANTS AND ASTRINGENTS

Acetylcyeine

Carbomers

Artificial tears

Hypromellose

Lacri-lube

Xailin Night

Xailin Fresh

Simple eye ointment

Polyvinyl Alcohol

Sodium chloride

Sodium hyaluronate

 

   

OCULAR DIAGNOSTICS

Fluorescein

 

   

OCULAR PERI-OPERATICES

Apraclonidine

Diclofenac

Ketorolac

 

   

 Choroidal neovasclarisation (pathological myopia

Macular Oedema (retinal vein occlusion)

Ranibizumab

images

 

 

NICE TA 298

NICE TA283

Vitreomacular traction

Ocriplasmin

images

  NICE TA 297

Macular oedema secondary to retinal vein occlusion

Dexamethasone untravitreal implant

images

  NICE TA 229

Diabetic Macular Oedema

Flupcinolone intravitreal implant

 images   NICE TA 301 Review of 271

Macular degeneration (wet ade-related)

Aflibercept

images   NICE TA 294
  Adalimumab - Hospital only

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  NICE TA 460