Chapter 5 - Infections

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

 BNF Chapter 5-Infections 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)
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 Drug name

 Drugs shown in black are first line choices

 

 Drugs shown in orange are second line choices

Infections

Prescribing of some antimicrobials is restricted to specific patient groups, indications or NICE guidance. See Antimicrobial Prescribing Policy for full details.

 

Type of drug

Name of drug

Status

Joint Walsall Formulary

NICE clinical guidance or technology appraisal

ANTIBACTERIAL DRUGS

   

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Penicillins

Benzylpenicillin

Phenoxymethylpenicillin

Flucloxacillin

Amoxicillin

Piperacillin/tazobactam

Co-amoxiclav (restricted use)

 

 

NICE CG102

NICE CG47

Cephalosporins

Cefalexin (restricted use)

Cefixime (restricted use)

Cefotaxime (restricted use)

Ceftazidime(restricted use)

Ceftriaxone (restricted use)

Cefuroxime (restricted use)

Cefobiprole (restricted use)

 

 

NICE CG102

NICE CG47

Cefaclor

 

   

Carbapenems

Meropenem

Ertapenem

 

   

Tetracyclines

Doxycycline

Tigecycline

Oxytetracycline

Minocycline

Minocycline MR

Demeclocycline (for SIADH only)

 

 

NICE CG101

Aminoglycoside

Gentamycin

Amikacin

Tobramycin

 

 

 NICE CG54

Marolides

Erythromycin

Clarithromycin

Azithromycin

 

 

NICE CG57

Clindamycin

Clindamycin (restricted use)

 

 

NICE CG149

Others antibacterials

Sodium fusidate

Teicoplanin

Teicoplanin

Linezolid (restricted use)

Rifaximin (restricted use)

Colistimethate

 

   

Sulfonamides & Trimethoprim

Trimethoprim

Co-trimoxazole (restricted use)

 

 

 NICE CG54

ANTITUBERCULOSIS DRUGS

Ridater

Rifinah

Rifampicin

Isoniazid

Pyrazinamide

Ethambutol

Rifabutin

Steptomycin (Unlicensed)

 

 

NICE CG117

ANTILEPROTIC

Dapsone

 

 

NICE TA221

METRONIDAZOLE

Metronidazole

Tinidazole

 

 

NICE CG17

QUINOLONES

All quinolones are restricted. Please see Antimicrobial Prescribing Policy for details.

Ciprofloxacin (restricted use)

Levofloxacin (restricted use)

Ofloxacin (restricted use)

Moxifloxacin (restricted use)

 

 

 NICE CG151

URINARY-TRACT INFECTIONS

Nitrofurantoin

 

 

NICE CG54

ANTIFUNGAL

 

Fluconazole

Voriconazole (restricted use)

Itraconazole(restricted use)

AmBisome (restricted use)

Anidulafungin(restricted use)

Caspofungin (restricted use)

Flucytosine(restricted use)

Griseofulvin

Terbinafine

 

   

Ketoconazole

 

   

ANTIVIRALS

Aciclovir

Valaciclovir

Amantadine

Oseltamivir

Zanamivir

Ganciclovir(restricted use)

Valganciclovir (restricted use)

Adefovir (restricted use)

Entecavir (restricted use)

Tenoforvir (restricted use)

Ribavirin (restricted use)

Palivizumab(restricted use)

Atripla (PCT approval only)

Kivexa (PCT approval only)

Efavirnz (PCT approval only)

Nevirapine (PCT approval only)

Atazanavir (PCT approval only)

Ritonavir (PCT approval only)

Darunavir (PCT approval only)

Raltegravir (PCT approval only)

Etravarine (PCT approval only)

Maraviroc (PCT approval only)

Lamivudine(PCT approval only)

Emtricitabine (PCT approval only)

Boceprevir

Telaprevir

Stribild  

Odefsey (restricted use)                                                             

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NICE CG57

NICE TA158

NICE TA96

NICE TA153

NICE TA173 NICE TA200

NICE TA106

NICE TA75

NICE TA154    NICE TA252

Hepatitis C

Declastavir (restricted use)

Elbasvir/grasoprevir (restricted use)

Sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir (restricted use)

     

Hepatitis C in Chlidren and Young People

Peginterferon alfa and Ribavirin     NICE TA 300

ANTIPROTOZOAL DRUGS

       

Antimalarials

Quinine

Chloroquine

Fasider

Mefloquine

Primazuine

 

   

Amoebidies

Metronidazole

Tinidazole

 

 

NICE CG17

Pneumocystis pneumonia

Atovaquone

 

   

ANTHELMINTICS

Mebendazole

Piperazine